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February 11, 2013

Colorado Lawmakers Consider Reforms to School Funding Formula

With the Colorado Supreme Court set to hear oral arguments on a major school funding lawsuit on March 7, 2013, Lobato v. State, legislators are considering […]
January 17, 2013

Kansas Court Holds School Funding Cuts Unconstitutional

In a strongly-worded 250-page decision, a three-judge district court panel in Kansas held that the extensive series of reductions in state aid that the legislature had […]
January 17, 2013

NY Education Reform Commission Releases Preliminary Recommendations

Tasked with identifying concrete reforms to improve New York’s public education system and bolster student performance, Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Education Reform Commission released its preliminary report […]
January 17, 2013

Washington Supreme Orders Legislature to Develop a “Concrete Plan” for “Ample” Education Funding

After reviewing reports filed by state legislators and the plaintiffs in McCleary v. State, the Washington Supreme Court issued an order last month requiring the legislature […]