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September 18, 2013

Washington State Expands Full-Day Kindergarten in Response to Court Order

Last year the Washington Supreme Court ordered the state to fully implement and fully fund by 2018-2018 the “basic education” program that the legislature had developed […]
July 10, 2013

Michigan Court Holds State Must Enforce Statute to Provide Special Assistance to Students Not Meeting State Standards

Holding that the state is ultimately responsible under Art. 8 of the state constitution for ensuring the integrity of the state’s system of public education, Justice […]
July 10, 2013

Arizona Supreme Court Accepts Review of Funding Case

The Arizona Supreme Court at the end of May granted review in the Cave Creek Unified School District v. Ducey case. The Court will now assess […]
July 10, 2013

After Legal Ruling, Texas Legislature Restores Major Funding Cuts

Acting in response to a Texas district court decision which had declared the state’s education finance system unconstitutional Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness v Williams, the […]