The justices agreed to take up two cases dealing with same-sex marriage, an issue that like many hot-button debates has implications for schools.
A federal appeals court has upheld a $1 million jury award against a New York district in a case involving persistent racial harassment of a student by his peers.
A state judge has struck down a Louisiana law authorizing private school vouchers for low-income students in struggling public schools.
In a case with implications for school districts, the U.S. Supreme Court wrestled with the question of who qualifies as a workplace supervisor.
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined another appeal from Scholastic over tax treatment by the states of its classroom sales of books to students.
An appeals court has upheld a federal regulation on reimbursing parents for evaluations of their children with disabilities.
A full federal appeals court on Thursday struck down a 2006 Michigan ballot initiative that barred the use of racial preferences at state colleges and universities.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear the appeal of parents who challenged a South Carolina school district's program of "released-time" for off-campus religious instruction with public school credit.
The justices have agreed to take up a major case involving the Voting Rights Act of 1965 with potential implications for school districts.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday heard arguments in two cases with potential implications for the use of drug-sniffing dogs in public schools.