Local officials in Los Angeles and elsewhere say that new data-reporting requirements from the state shouldn't hurt their budgets this year.
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December 10, 2013
November 12, 2013
California state board members have asked for revisions to draft regulations governing the state's new K-12 funding plan following criticism from several groups.
October 14, 2013
Eagle County Superintendent Jason Glass, Iowa's former state superintendent, says Colorado's Amendment 66 would significantly help his needy students.
October 13, 2013
Voters in Colorado's Jefferson County, just outside of Denver, could be the X-factor in the fate of a tax increase designed to help public schools.
October 11, 2013
A proposed tax increase to reboot Colorado's K-12 funding system that requires voter approval is sparking political passions across the state.
September 12, 2013
A new report from a Washington think tank states that in 2013 a majority of states are still spending below their pre-recession levels on K-12.
August 26, 2013
Pennsylvania's acting Secretary of Education William Harner was forced out by GOP Gov. Tom Corbett on Aug. 26, replaced with a former teachers' union official.
August 14, 2013
From teacher evaluations to state K-12 funding and leadership turnover, education has generated several different story lines in 2013.
July 10, 2013
Reported costs of new common-core-aligned tests, and whether the state legislature will foot the bill, have become a concern in Georgia.
July 09, 2013
A major K-12 funding increase in Minnesota and a "freeze" on local levies don't guarantee flat taxes in school districts.