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November 26, 2012

Kansas Court Revives Lawsuit Challenging Local Education Funding Cap

On October 18, a Kansas Court of Appeals overturned a lower court’s dismissal of Petrella v. State, a lawsuit that challenges the state’s cap on the […]
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. […]
November 26, 2012

December Safeguarding SBE Conferences

On Tuesday, December 11, in Latham, New York and on Friday, December 14, in New York City, the Campaign for Educational Equity will be hosting conferences […]
October 4, 2012

Idaho Lawsuit Challenges School Fees

Alleging that inadequate school funding has led the majority of the state’s school districts to levy fees for supplies, coursework, and electives, a class action lawsuit, […]