schoolfunding

January 31, 2019

FLORIDA SUPREME COURT REJECTS ADEQUACY CLAIMS

In a close 4-3 decision in which the deciding judge joined in the result but not the opinion of his colleagues, the Florida Supreme Court earlier […]
January 31, 2019

ADVOCACY GROUPS IN MARYLAND THREATEN TO RE-OPEN LONG-PENDING ADEQUACY CASE

Since 1994, Bradford v. Maryland State Board of Education, a case that claims students in Baltimore City’s public schools are not receiving the “thorough and efficient” […]
January 31, 2019

NY JUDGE AFFIRMS DISMISSAL OF SMALL CITIES’ EDUCATION ADEQUACY CLAIMS

In 2009, eight small city school districts in upstate New York filed an adequacy challenge to the state’s education funding system. The plaintiffs alleged that the […]
January 31, 2019

VT JUDGE DENIES STATE’S MOTION TO DISMISS FUNDING CASE

Superior Court Judge Robert Gerety last month denied the state’s motion to dismiss Boyd v. State, a challenge to the state’s educational finance system filed by residents […]