June 17, 2014

California Court Strikes Down Tenure and LIFO Laws

Breaking new ground regarding the role of the courts in educational-policy issues, a Superior Court Judge in Los Angeles ruled last week that the state’s tenure, […]
June 17, 2014

Another California Case also Seeks to Involve the Courts in Educational Quality Issues

Two weeks before the Vergara  decision was issued, a case that challenges from a different angle state policies regarding the quality of education for low income students […]
June 17, 2014

Small Schools Claim Discrimination in Athletics

The allocation of funds for New York City public school sports teams is inequitable, according to a complaint filed by the Small Schools Athletic League with […]
June 17, 2014

Major New Study Confirms that Money Matters

Court orders requiring states to reform their educational finance systems play a significant role in increasing school funding levels for low-income students; these cases also increase […]