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September 4, 2012

PA’s Chester-Upland School District Reaches Settlement in School Funding Lawsuit

Chester Upland School District (CUSD) settled a school funding lawsuit against the Pennsylvania State Education Department, securing approximately $30.2 million and agreeing to a set of provisions […]
September 4, 2012

Rebell Publishes New Article on Judicial Responses to Budget Cuts

“Constitutional rights cannot be put on hold because of a recession” is the legal conclusion reached by every federal and state court that has considered this […]
September 4, 2012

Missouri Court Declares School Transfer Law Unconstitutional

A Jackson County judge invalidated this month a Missouri statute that requires failing school districts pay tuition and all associated transportation costs for students to transfer […]
September 4, 2012

Poll Shows Americans Support More Funding for Education

The biggest problem facing schools is lack of funding, according to this year’s 44th annual Phi Delta Kappa Gallup Poll. Based on a survey of 1,002 […]