The National School Boards Association worries, along with some justices on the high court,about the growing administrative power of the federal government.
The Obama administration filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that the state bans harm same-sex couples and their children.
A federal appeals court threw out a suit by a student arrested in the schoolyard death of a classmate, but whose charges were dropped.
A federal appeals court upheld a finding of race discrimination in an Arkansas district's firing of its superintendent, but it reduced his damages award.
In a case being watched by educators for its potential impact on school district employee-benefits policies, the Supreme Court weighs a key part of the Affordable Care Act.
A federal appeals court has reinstated an educator's suit alleging wrongful and retaliatory arrest stemming from sexual abuse accusations by one of his students.
The justices take up a case in which a child's statements to his teacher were used to convict his alleged abuser without the child testifying in court.
A case about a retail job applicant's Muslim head scarf could have implications for school districts and students.
A full federal appeals court will rehear a case in which a panel ruled that a student's violent rap song critical of two coaches at his school was protected speech.
An Ohio teacher who suffers from "pedophobia" alleged disability-discrimination after her school district did not keep her at a high school.