schoolfunding

June 27, 2012

Attempt to Enact Constitutional Amendment Fails in New Hampshire

The New Hampshire legislature’s attempt to limit the ability of the state courts to enforce constitutional strictures failed earlier this month to obtain the necessary three-fifths […]
June 27, 2012

South Carolina Supreme Court Orders Re-Argument in Long-Pending Funding Case

Almost four years ago, the South Carolina Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the cross appeals of the parties in Abbeville v. State, a major education […]
June 27, 2012

Budget Woes in L.A. Have Detrimental Effects on Educational Opportunity

Reeling from more than $2 million in budget cuts for education over the last three years, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is dealing with […]
June 27, 2012

NY Times Series Highlights Inequities in PTA Fundraising

The budgets of New York City public schools have been cut on average by 13.7 percent since 2007, resulting in substantial service reductions for students throughout […]