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January 18, 2012

Calif.'s Brown Again Pitches Tax Hike to Avoid K-12 Cuts

In his annual "State of the State" speech, California Gov. Jerry Brown proposes overhauling his state's school funding and testing systems, and wants temporary tax hikes for school funding.

January 17, 2012

Supporters of Walker Recall Say They've Got 1 Million Signatures

United Wisconsin, a group organizing an effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, says it has collected more than 1 million signatures, roughly twice the number to get the measure on the ballot.

January 17, 2012

Judge Upholds Indiana Voucher Law

An Indiana judge says a new voucher program is constitutional, and that its direction of public money to religious institutions doesn't mean it violates the law.

January 10, 2012

Florida Governor Asks Lawmakers to Boost School Spending

Florida Gov. Rick Scott proposes new spending on schools, but Democrats say his plans won't make up for deep cuts imposed last year.

January 04, 2012

States Expected to Focus on 3rd-Grade Retention

State officials in Iowa and New Mexico are expected to consider controversial proposals in 2012 to retain 3rd graders who can't demonstrate basic literacy skills.

December 30, 2011

Biggest State Stories of 2011: Perry, Political Battles, Pensions

Readers were keenly interested whether Texas Gov. Rick Perry, an critic of President Obama's education policies, would jump into the White House race, which he eventually did.

December 22, 2011

Conn. Governor Prods Lawmakers After Race to Top Loss

Gov. Dannel Malloy says the state's weak showing in the recent Race to the Top competition should motivate lawmakers to change education policy.

December 20, 2011

Fla. AG Submits New Ballot Wording for Constitutional Amendment

A proposed constitutional amendment in Florida could clear the way for more private school vouchers, critics say.

December 20, 2011

Charter School Expansion Underway in Michigan

Republican Gov. Rick Synder has signed into law a proposal, backed by the state's GOP-led legislature, that will remove caps on charter school growth.

December 19, 2011

Fla. Ballot Item Set Back in Court, but AG Can Revive It

A Florida circuit court judge rejects the language of a proposed constitutional amendment that would end a ban on public money going to religious institutions. But Florida's Attorney General says she will make a wording change.

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