July 9, 2020

FIVE STATES AND D.C. SUE DEVOS ON CARES ACT FUNDING

The Attorneys General of five states —- California, Michigan, Maine, New Mexico, Wisconsin—-and the District of Columbia filed a suit earlier this week in the U.S. […]
June 11, 2020

U.S APPEALS COURT VACATES LANDMARK RIGHT TO EDUCATION RULING

In April, a 3-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued a landmark decision in the Detroit literacy case,  Gary B. […]
September 28, 2018

Spending Bill Boosting Education Funding Clears Congress, Heads to Trump

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is very close to knowing how much money her department has to spend in the next fiscal year. On Wednesday, the House […]
July 9, 2018

Federal Judge Dismisses Detroit Right-to-Literacy Litigation

After taking the case under advisement for almost a full year, a federal district judge last week dismissed plaintiffs’ attempt to establish a “right to literacy” […]