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April 01, 2011

Indiana Legislation to Support Vouchers on the Move

An Indiana bill is being described as offering vouchers to middle-class families. Supporters say it could become the broadest voucher program in the country, if it gains final approval by the legislature.

April 01, 2011

Ohio Governor Signs Bargaining Law. Is Referendum Next?

Ohio lawmakers have approved a measure that would limit teachers' and other public employees' collective bargaining rights. But union officials are vowing to pursue a referendum to overturn it.

March 30, 2011

State Budgets Recovering, but Tough Times Await

State tax revenues rose for the fifth straight quarter, according to U.S. Census data, but K-12 system face a lot of problems ahead.

March 30, 2011

Wisconsin Collective Bargaining Law in Limbo

A circuit court judge in Wisconsin prevents Gov. Scott Walker's controversial measure to curb collective bargaining rights for teachers and others from going forward.

March 28, 2011

Teachers' Unions Regrouping After Early Losses

Despite being knocked back by legislation in several states, teachers' unions are stepping up their advocacy through legal action, mass communication with their membres, fundraising and other means.

March 28, 2011

Cuomo, Lawmakers Reach Deal on Budget in New York

Andrew Cuomo and state lawmakers have committed to cutting overall state spending, and school spending, and creative a new competitive fund for districts.

March 21, 2011

Eric J. Smith to Step Down as Florida Schools Chief

Florida's commissioner of Education since 2007 is leaving at a time of major changes for the state's school system and as it implements Race to the Top.

March 18, 2011

Wisconsin Judge Blocks Bargaining Law—Now What?

A Dane County, Wisc., judge issues a temporary restraining order preventing the state's controversial collective bargaining bill from taking effect.

March 17, 2011

Two Idaho Education Bills Become Law, and a Third Awaits

Two pieces of legislation, which collectively would phase out tenure for teachers and create a merit pay system for teachers and administrators, are signed into law by Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter.

March 16, 2011

Florida Legislature Approves Teacher Tenure, Merit-Pay Bill

A controversial measure to end teacher tenure in Florida and implement merit pay has cleared the legislation and goes to Gov. Rick Scott, who has voiced support for it.

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