Pennsylvania

October 4, 2012

Report Illuminates “Stealth Inequities” in School Funding Systems

A new report released by the Center for American Progress examines school funding inequities and identifies several reasons for why high-poverty districts persistently fail to have […]
September 4, 2012

PA’s Chester-Upland School District Reaches Settlement in School Funding Lawsuit

Chester Upland School District (CUSD) settled a school funding lawsuit against the Pennsylvania State Education Department, securing approximately $30.2 million and agreeing to a set of provisions […]
May 11, 2012

Trial Commences in PA On Creative Federal Funding Claims

On May 7, 2012, a trial began in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on the claims of the Chester Upland […]
April 13, 2012

Pennsylvania Lawmakers Plan to File Lawsuit Over State Education Funding Formula

Almost a dozen Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania are making plans to file a lawsuit over Pennsylvania’s school funding formula, alleging that the formula is unconstitutional because […]