The lawsuit alleges that the state chronically underestimates the amount of money districts must spend on teachers' salaries and instructional expenses.
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March 25, 2015
March 13, 2015
The budget proposal would allow school districts to share whole grade levels in an attempt to save money and increase resources at schools.
March 12, 2015
A budget amendment will provide funds to develop a teacher incentive program in rural areas.
March 10, 2015
The bill would provide funding for a three-year grant program to help rural schools develop a plan to share services and cut costs.
February 11, 2015
This year, states will receive a significant decrease in funding for roads and schools in areas near national forests.
January 30, 2015
The budget proposal will include transportation aid to cash-strapped rural schools.
January 16, 2015
The proposal would make school districts less dependent on agricultural land property taxes.
January 15, 2015
The report found that consolidation and removal of grants would not improve rural schools and communities.
December 31, 2014
Lawmakers contend a recent court order is "vague" and ignores recent education reforms.
December 29, 2014
The state has ordered the district to switch to a traditional schedule for the 2015-16 school year.