Arizona does not have to fund the state's charter schools at the same level as its district schools, according to an appeals court ruling.
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November 20, 2014
November 19, 2014
An accountability system that holds all actors--schools, districts, and states--accountable for ensuring equitable opportunities for learning will ensure students learn the competencies they need to succeed, says Joseph Bishop of the National Opportunity to Learn Campaign.
November 17, 2014
An AFT survey of 570 career technical education teachers finds strong support for the programs but some concerns about equipment and funding.
November 13, 2014
The ruling brings a 21-year-old legal battle over school funding to an end and orders state lawmakers and school districts to craft an agreement on South Carolina's K-12 funding formula.
November 12, 2014
Pennsylvania's governor and General Assembly are being sued for failing to adequately fund the state's schools.
November 10, 2014
The lawsuit filed Monday by the Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia and the Education Law Center of Pennsylvania on behalf of six school districts, seven parents, the Pennsylvania Association of Small and Rural Schools, and state's NAACP, argues that the state has failed to devise a funding mechanism to provide its public school students with a thorough and efficient education.
November 04, 2014
Republican Gov. Rick Scott has won the Florida governor's race.
October 30, 2014
In a race where K-12 spending is a major issue, Kansas GOP Gov. Sam Brownback is squaring off against a Democratic state legislator, House Minority Leader Paul Davis.
October 27, 2014
Six tribes will use $1.2 million in federal funds to conduct research and develop plans to control schools on tribal land.
October 20, 2014
While the union has succeeded in temporarily blocking a requirement that its members contribute to their health benefits, broader questions about the school district's authority to make unilateral changes to employee contracts remain unsettled.