July 10, 2013

Michigan Court Holds State Must Enforce Statute to Provide Special Assistance to Students Not Meeting State Standards

Holding that the state is ultimately responsible under Art. 8 of the state constitution for ensuring the integrity of the state’s system of public education, Justice […]
November 26, 2012

Budget Pressures Resulted in Increased Resort to Ballot Propositions on Election Day

With school funding initiatives on a number of state ballots, investing in public education became a major political issue in many parts of the country this […]
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 […]