May 2, 2013

State Funding for Preschool Drops by More Than Half a Billion Dollars

While President Obama is pushing for dramatically increased access to Prekindergarten for all students from poverty backgrounds, a new report suggests that many states seem to […]
March 15, 2013

National Education Commission Calls for Sufficient Resources to Ensure Comprehensive Educational Opportunities for All Kids

The National Commission on Equity and Excellence in Education, a bipartisan group of leading educational policy makers from across the country, presented its report to Arne […]
November 26, 2012

Report Indicates That States Largely Ignore Constitutional Mandates to Prepare Students to be Capable Citizens

A new report summarizing the standards for civics education across the country finds that only nine states require students to pass a civics-related exam to graduate. […]
October 4, 2012

Education Budgets Shrink in Twenty-Six States

States continue to make harsh cuts to their education budgets and the consequences are particularly severe for children from low-income districts, according to a recent report […]