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November 15, 2011

Effort to Recall Wis. Governor Begins, and He Fights Back

Opponents of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who successfully pushed a controversial measure to limit teachers' collective bargaining rights, have launched an effort to recall him from office.

November 14, 2011

Lessons on Teachers' Unions from Canada, Finland?

An essay argues that American elected officials can find lessons for teacher union-school district collaboration in Finland and Canada.

November 11, 2011

Wisconsin Cuts Resulted in School Job Losses, Survey Shows

A survey of Wisconsin school districts finds budget cuts imposed by Gov. Scott Walker resulted in roughly 4,000 school job losses. Walker says those numbers are misleading, and that his cost-control policies are working.

November 07, 2011

School Funding Shifts to Help ELLs, Disadvantaged Students

While state school-finance systems have not changed much over time, they are devoting more targeted help to English language learners and student from low-income backgrounds than in the past, a new study finds.

November 03, 2011

New York Spells Out Rules for Mini-Race to the Top

New York is staging a competitive grant program for school districts that Gov. Andrew Cuomo has likened to a miniature version of federal Race to the Top program.

November 01, 2011

Mixed Views Nationally on Teachers' Unions, Collective Bargaining

A recent poll shows that the Ohio public favors repealing a law that teachers' unions say weakens their rights. Nationally, voters appear to have more divided opinions of teachers' unions.

November 01, 2011

Unions, Businesses Spend on Ohio Collective-Bargaining Fight

The Ohio Education Association and Ohio Federation of Teachers have contributed millions of dollars to repeal Gov. John Kasich's law limiting collective bargaining. Americans for Prosperity and numerous business groups support the law.

October 28, 2011

Colorado Voters to Decide on Taxes for Schools

A ballot item in Colorado would allow voters to increase sales and income taxes, for a five-year-period, to support public education.

October 27, 2011

Pennsylvania Senate Passes Voucher Measure

Pennsylvania would become one of a number of states to approve school voucher laws, if a bill approved by the state Senate this week takes effect.

October 27, 2011

GOP Candidates Spar Over Ohio Collective-Bargaining Law

Rick Perry and Jon Huntsman accuse fellow GOP White House contender Mitt Romney of offering weak support in the repeal battle over Ohio's new law to limit collective-bargaining powers for teachers and other public employees.

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