schoolfunding

July 10, 2014

New York Plaintiffs Ask For Immediate $1 Billion

Claiming that a statute that allows the state to deduct over $ 1 billion from amounts that the state funding formula calculates to be due to […]
July 10, 2014

Colorado Plaintiffs Seek Elimination of “Negative Factor”

Mounting a challenge to a legislative mechanism similar to New York’s “Gap Elimination Adjustment,” a group of parents, school districts and  statewide organizations filed suit in […]
July 10, 2014

Rebell Commentary: Vergara Copy Cat Suit Will Not Succeed (New York Daily News Op-Ed July 7, 2014)

A few weeks ago, a judge in California struck down the state’s teacher tenure and seniority-order layoff laws. Even though the ruling has not yet been […]
July 10, 2014

Two New Reports Highlight Causes of Funding Inequity and Educational Inefficiency

Two reports examining the relationship between school districts’ financial standing and educational inequities were released this week by the Center on American Progress. The first is […]