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July 25, 2012

Reports Confirm the Costs of Implementing Common Core

Forty-five states and the District of Columbia have committed to adopting common core standards in English language arts and mathematics, but recent studies have emphasized that […]
July 25, 2012

Maine Legislature Seeks Proposals for Review of Education Finance Policies and Practices

The Maine Legislature is seeking proposals from qualified research entities to perform an independent review of education finance policies and practices associated with Maine’s Essential Programs and […]
June 27, 2012

NY’s Highest Court Re-Affirms Viability of CFE Precedent

Rejecting the state’s motion to dismiss Hussein v. State of New York, a funding challenge brought by parents in a number of small city school districts, […]
June 27, 2012

Attempt to Enact Constitutional Amendment Fails in New Hampshire

The New Hampshire legislature’s attempt to limit the ability of the state courts to enforce constitutional strictures failed earlier this month to obtain the necessary three-fifths […]