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September 28, 2015

Colorado Supreme Court Rejects Funding Increase Claim

The Colorado Supreme Court, in a 4-3 decision, last week rejected a constitutional challenge to part of the state’s school funding formula. Dwyer v. State of […]
September 28, 2015

Washington Supreme Court Invalidates Funding for Charter Schools

By a 6-3 margin, the Washington Supreme Court held earlier this month that state funds designated for “common schools” may not be used to support charter […]
August 25, 2015

New Hampshire District Sues State on Funding Cap

The State of New Hampshire is again being sued for failing to adequately fund its public education system – this time by the city of Dover. […]
August 25, 2015

Mississippi Supreme Court Puts Legislature’s Version of Initiative Back on the Ballot

Last summer, a Mississippi advocacy group, 42 For Better Schools, succeeded in getting enough signatures to place on the November ballot an initiative that will ask voters “[s]hould […]