The K-12 spending plan proposed by California Gov. Jerry Brown this year must navigate tricky political and policy territory to succeed.
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June 07, 2013
June 05, 2013
Illinois lawmakers may head to a special session to resolve the state's ongoing pension problems.
May 22, 2013
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a $15.7 billion education bill that significantly increases school spending, particularly on early education.
May 20, 2013
Opponents of the Common Core State Standards are pressing their case in Georgia and Kansas, while a Washington business group urges support for the standards.
May 15, 2013
California Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed education budget, which prioritizes certain students, will have to pass multiple tests in California.
May 07, 2013
Colorado lawmakers have approved a big K-12 funding overhaul, but voters must still approve a tax hike to fund it.
April 03, 2013
A bill that would dramatically change Colorado's K-12 finance system passed the state Senate April 2.
April 02, 2013
Connecticut lawmakers appear ready to send new school security and gun control measures to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, a Democrat.
March 19, 2013
The executive director of CCSSO takes a long-term view of federal K-12 funding, and defends super-subgroups in NCLB waivers.
March 18, 2013
Cuts to federal education spending and the common core were big topics at the CCSSO legislative meeting in Washington.