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September 18, 2013

Pennsylvania Politicians Ignore Students’ Constitutional Rights

The Pennsylvania state constitution guarantees its students a right to a “thorough and efficient education,” but as students in Philadelphia return to school this month, the education […]
September 18, 2013

Washington State Expands Full-Day Kindergarten in Response to Court Order

Last year the Washington Supreme Court ordered the state to fully implement and fully fund by 2018-2018 the “basic education” program that the legislature had developed […]
July 10, 2013

Michigan Court Holds State Must Enforce Statute to Provide Special Assistance to Students Not Meeting State Standards

Holding that the state is ultimately responsible under Art. 8 of the state constitution for ensuring the integrity of the state’s system of public education, Justice […]
July 10, 2013

Arizona Supreme Court Accepts Review of Funding Case

The Arizona Supreme Court at the end of May granted review in the Cave Creek Unified School District v. Ducey case. The Court will now assess […]