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May 10, 2012

Massachusetts Report Highlights Correlation Between Low-Income and Placement in Special Education

A strong link between student income and placement in special education, and specifically in self-contained special education settings was among the major findings of a report […]
May 10, 2012

NY Governor Establishes Education Reform Commission

New York Governor Cuomo Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order on April 30 creating the New York Education Reform Commission. The commission includes state and national […]
April 13, 2012

Kansas House Rejects Proposed Constitutional Amendment

On March 28, 2012, the Kansas House voted 79-44 to reject a proposed amendment to the state constitution that aimed to specify that only the Legislature—not […]
April 13, 2012

Settlement Reached in Montana Funding Dispute

Responding to a constitutional mandate from the State Supreme Court, the Montana state legislature in 2005 established a school funding formula that was intended to be […]