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January 17, 2013

NY Education Reform Commission Releases Preliminary Recommendations

Tasked with identifying concrete reforms to improve New York’s public education system and bolster student performance, Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Education Reform Commission released its preliminary report […]
January 17, 2013

Washington Supreme Orders Legislature to Develop a “Concrete Plan” for “Ample” Education Funding

After reviewing reports filed by state legislators and the plaintiffs in McCleary v. State, the Washington Supreme Court issued an order last month requiring the legislature […]
January 17, 2013

Appeal Briefs Filed in California Adequacy Case

Plaintiffs in the pending California adequacy litigation recently filed their reply brief in their education adequacy appeal against the State of California. In 2010, a California […]
December 19, 2012

Arkansas Supreme Court Issues Controversial Equity/Adequacy Ruling

On November 29, 2012, the Arkansas Supreme Court held that school districts can keep money they raise in excess of the state-mandated foundation funding level. McCleskey […]