The actual impact of California's new K-12 education budget, which focuses more money on high-needs students, won't be known for several months.
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June 18, 2013
June 14, 2013
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's selections to the state school board could mean the common core is safe in the state.
June 11, 2013
Test results from Texas and Florida released in early June show flat results on many tests, but improvement on some.
June 07, 2013
The K-12 spending plan proposed by California Gov. Jerry Brown this year must navigate tricky political and policy territory to succeed.
June 07, 2013
The Rhode Island Board of Education extended the contract of Commissioner of Education Deborah Gist by two years on June 6.
June 05, 2013
Illinois lawmakers may head to a special session to resolve the state's ongoing pension problems.
May 30, 2013
The Michigan House of Representatives approved a final budget on May 28 stripping common-core implementation funds that now heads to the Senate.
May 23, 2013
Connecticut lawmakers have been quietly drafting a bill that would deny public access to photos and audio from the Newtown, Conn., school shootings.
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
A push by Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, a Republican, to delay a recently signed school-choice plan by two years fell short among lawmakers.