July 10, 2014

Two New Reports Highlight Causes of Funding Inequity and Educational Inefficiency

Two reports examining the relationship between school districts’ financial standing and educational inequities were released this week by the Center on American Progress. The first is […]
June 17, 2014

Washington Supreme Court Issues Order to Show Cause Regarding the State’s Non-Compliance

Last week, the Washington Supreme Court ordered the state to appear in court on September 3 to show why it should not be held in contempt […]
June 17, 2014

California Court Strikes Down Tenure and LIFO Laws

Breaking new ground regarding the role of the courts in educational-policy issues, a Superior Court Judge in Los Angeles ruled last week that the state’s tenure, […]
June 17, 2014

Another California Case also Seeks to Involve the Courts in Educational Quality Issues

Two weeks before the Vergara  decision was issued, a case that challenges from a different angle state policies regarding the quality of education for low income students […]