A potential constitutional fight might emerge between Kansas legislators and state judges over school spending, with a Supreme Court ruling on the way.
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October 09, 2013
August 16, 2013
Maine Education Commissioner Stephen Bowen announced he is leaving his position to work on strategic innovation at the Council of Chief State School Officers.
August 14, 2013
A stand-off has emerged between Philadelphia public schools and state Republican leaders as the city system grapples with financial problems.
July 15, 2013
Michigan's state superintendent wants new "hybrid districts" as a step towards larger countywide school systems.
June 19, 2013
U.S. Rep Scott Garrett has re-introduced a bill he says would return control over education policy to state governments.
June 18, 2013
The actual impact of California's new K-12 education budget, which focuses more money on high-needs students, won't be known for several months.
June 18, 2013
A budget and policy group in Massachusetts is calling for significant changes to the state's education funding system.
June 07, 2013
The K-12 spending plan proposed by California Gov. Jerry Brown this year must navigate tricky political and policy territory to succeed.
June 05, 2013
Illinois lawmakers may head to a special session to resolve the state's ongoing pension problems.
May 28, 2013
The Colorado Supreme Court and Texas lawmakers made major decisions regarding K-12 finance and testing, respectively, at the end of May.