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December 13, 2017

Plaintiffs in NY Adequacy Case Add Additional School Districts

Last June, New York’s highest court, the Court of Appeals, denied the state’s motion to dismiss New Yorkers for Students Educational Rights (NYSER) v. State of New […]
December 13, 2017

US-29 State Are Now Providing Less Education Funding Than in 2008

A recent analysis by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities revealed that in inflation-adjusted terms, 29 states were spending less on education during the 2015 school year, […]
November 8, 2017

NY Appeals Court Remands School Funding Case

A year ago a state Supreme Court judge in Albany County had dismissed the claims of parents in eight small city school districts who had alleged […]
November 8, 2017

Mississippi Supreme Court Rejects Constitutional Funding

The Mississippi state legislature is not constitutionally required to fully fund the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (“MAEP,” despite the specific language in MS Code §37-151-6 that […]