There's significantly higher funding for career education, early learning, and the common-core transition in the budget Golden State lawmakers passed June 15.
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June 17, 2014
June 13, 2014
Washington state's Supreme Court court has warned lawmakers that they could be held in contempt over K-12 funding, with a variety of possible sanctions.
June 12, 2014
A panel of judges in Kansas has ruled that state lawmakers satisfied an order from the state Supreme Court to make its K-12 finance system more equitable
June 10, 2014
Will North Carolina be the next state to step back from the common core, and how does its state superintendent feel about the recent activity?
June 09, 2014
The Kansas National Education Association is filing a legal challenge to a new law that eliminated due-process rights for state teachers.
June 05, 2014
Five months after coming to the defense of the Common Core State Standards, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed a bill to replace them.
June 04, 2014
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, a Republican, has signed a bill mandating the replacement of the common core with new state standards in 2015-16.
May 29, 2014
The National Association of State Boards of Education is concerned about at least one legislature's attempt to increase its oversight of content standards.
May 16, 2014
After several attempts by lawmakers to ban the common core outright in Missouri, the state is on the verge of developing a new set of standards over two years.
May 15, 2014
Michigan has become the most recent state to face big questions about its assessment plans under the Common Core State Standards.