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 […]
October 4, 2012

Florida Supreme Court Allows School Funding Case to Proceed to Trial

In an 8-7 vote, the Florida Supreme Court declined to consider a “writ of prohibition” filed by the defendants in Citizens for Strong Schools, Inc v. […]
October 4, 2012

Education Budgets Shrink in Twenty-Six States

States continue to make harsh cuts to their education budgets and the consequences are particularly severe for children from low-income districts, according to a recent report […]
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 […]