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September 4, 2012

Poll Shows Americans Support More Funding for Education

The biggest problem facing schools is lack of funding, according to this year’s 44th annual Phi Delta Kappa Gallup Poll. Based on a survey of 1,002 […]
July 25, 2012

Michigan Lawsuit Hones in on Failure to Teach Reading

The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan this month filed a class-action lawsuit on behalf of students in the Highland Park School District (HPSD), charging the […]
July 25, 2012

California Reneges on 8-year-old School Funding Settlement Agreement

California has yet to pay even half of the $800 million in Emergency Funds that it promised schools in a lawsuit settlement eight years ago, leaving […]
July 25, 2012

Washington Supreme Court Issues Order on Retention of Jurisdiction

After holding earlier this year that the State of Washington had not provided “ample” funding for the basic education to which all students are entitled under […]