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August 2, 2011

OCR Data Reveals Major Inequities in Resource Availability

Data released last month by the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education (OCR) revealed major gaps in educational resources and opportunities provided […]
August 2, 2011

Fiscal Pressures Cannot Justify Inadequate Education, Colorado Court Rules

In one of a series of pre-trial rulings issued in Lobato v. State of Colorado last month, Denver District Court Judge Sheila A. Rappaport granted plaintiffs’ […]
August 2, 2011

Judge in North Carolina Invalidates Budget Cut Legislation

Ruling that the state of North Carolina cannot deny “at-risk” children access to its prekindergarten program, Wake County Superior Court Judge Howard Manning held on July […]
August 2, 2011

California Court Rejects Innovative Equal Protection Theory

California Court Rejects Innovative Equal Protection Theory Dealing plaintiffs another setback in their attempts to establish a constitutional right to a quality education, Judge Steven A. […]