Pennsylvania

January 28, 2016

Pennsylvania School Districts Sue State Over Long-Delayed Funding

Pennsylvania’s ongoing budget impasse – and failure to fund its schools – has resulted in a lawsuit being filed against the state alleging that it has […]
November 5, 2015

Pennsylvania Impasse Denies Districts Funds for Four Months

Because the Pennsylvania state legislature has not passed a budget for the fiscal year that began on July 1, 2015, school districts throughout the state have […]
August 25, 2015

Pennsylvania Supreme Court to Review Philadelphia Funding Decision

Pennsylvania’s highest court has agreed to hear an appeal by the Philadelphia School Reform Commission (SRC) from a lower court ruling that had prohibited it from […]
June 4, 2015

Pennsylvania Courts Continue to Shy Away from Adequacy and Equity Cases

In November 2014, a coalition of six school districts, parents, an association of rural and small districts, and the Pennsylvania state conference of the NAACP filed […]