North Carolina

October 4, 2012

Report Illuminates “Stealth Inequities” in School Funding Systems

A new report released by the Center for American Progress examines school funding inequities and identifies several reasons for why high-poverty districts persistently fail to have […]
September 4, 2012

N.C. Court of Appeals Upholds Mandate on Pre-K for At-Risk Children

A North Carolina appeals court held on August 21, 2012 that the state must admit any eligible at-risk child who applies to its pre-kindergarten program, despite […]
September 21, 2011

North Carolina Court Re-asserts Order to Provide Free Pre-K Program

The State’s motion to clarify Judge Howard Manning’s July 18 order that the State of North Carolina cannot deny “at-risk” students access to its prekindergarten program, […]
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 […]