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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 […]
June 17, 2014

Washington Supreme Court Issues Order to Show Cause Regarding the State’s Non-Compliance

Last week, the Washington Supreme Court ordered the state to appear in court on September 3 to show why it should not be held in contempt […]
June 17, 2014

California Court Strikes Down Tenure and LIFO Laws

Breaking new ground regarding the role of the courts in educational-policy issues, a Superior Court Judge in Los Angeles ruled last week that the state’s tenure, […]