Cuts to federal education spending and the common core were big topics at the CCSSO legislative meeting in Washington.
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March 18, 2013
March 07, 2013
Results from New York state's competitive K-12 grant program show reasons for skepticism, one group says.
March 06, 2013
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's proposal to fund schools based on performance is gaining momentum in the state legislature.
February 19, 2013
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has proposed funding increases for K-12, but that hasn't necessarily made funding advocates in the state happy.
February 05, 2013
A Texas judge has ruled that the state's K-12 funding system is inadequate, setting up a showdown in the state supreme court.
January 17, 2013
New Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has proposed that a 1 percent K-12 funding increase in fiscal 2015 be awarded based on student performance.
January 11, 2013
Although both Education Week and StudentsFirst released state K-12 rankings in the second week of January, there were several differences in how the rankings worked.
January 10, 2013
For the fifth year in a row, Maryland received top marks in Education Week's annual Quality Counts report, followed by Massachusetts, New York, Virginia, and Arkansas.
January 03, 2013
A New York state commission on education reform recommended extended learning time and higher bars to enter the teaching profession in a Jan. 2 report.
December 14, 2012
Implementing the Common Core State Standards in Kansas will cost between $32 million and $60 million over the next two years, a state audit reported.