Daily News Roundup

State-focused education finance and advocacy news from newspapers and media outlets around the country

April 11, 2017

Connecticut Graduation Rates Climbing as Malloy Rethinks School Funding

Connecticut graduation rates climbing as Malloy rethinks school funding Malloy said the steady increase in statewide graduation rates since 2011 is a cause for celebration, but […]
April 11, 2017

Kansas Legislators Adjourn but Leave Weighty To-Do List

Kansas Legislators Adjourn But Leave Weighty To-Do List Kansas legislators hit adjournment Friday with some big tasks left for their wrap-up session that starts May 1. […]
April 11, 2017

Missouri House OKs Budget with Hike in K-12 Funding

Missouri House OKs budget with hike in K-12 school funding | The Wichita Eagle Under the House plan, close to $3.4 billion is set aside in […]
April 10, 2017

Arizona Frees Money for Private Schools, Buoyed by Trump’s Voucher Push

Gov. Doug Ducey of Arizona has signed into law sweeping changes in how state money can be used to educate students, making it easier for parents […]