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February 07, 2018

N.C. High Court Hears Case on Who's in Charge of K-12

Arguments before North Carolina's supreme court centered on whether lawmakers overstepped by giving more authority to the state's elected superintendent and taking it away from the state school board.

May 20, 2011

Senate Blocks Judicial Nomination of Goodwin Liu

The federal appeals court nominee has had extensive education-policy experience, but some of his views attracted opposition from Republicans.

August 05, 2009

Teachers' Unions Back Judge Sotomayor

By guest blogger Erik Robelen: With the U.S. Senate seemingly poised to approve Judge Sonia Sotomayor for the Supreme Court later this week, the pile of letters in support and against the president's nominee has grown pretty high. Both national teachers' unions, the National Education Association ...


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