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State of the States: Arizona

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:16pm
In her fifth State of the State address, Gov. Janice Brewer introduced policy proposals that include her bid to revive a plan she unveiled last year to overhaul the K-12 formula for state aid.
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State of the States: Nebraska

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:16pm
Gov. Dave Heineman used part of his speech to blast the federal Affordable Care Act, saying its mandatory provisions will cost the state.
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State of the States: Rhode Island

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:16pm
In his State of the State address, Gov. Lincoln Chafee pledged to continue investing in education, proposing an additional $38 million for fiscal 2015 through the state's K-12 funding formula.
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State of the States: New Jersey

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:15pm
Gov. Chris Christie gave a State of the State address that put key K-12 education changes at the top of his 2014 to-do list.
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State of the States: Kentucky

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:15pm
Gov. Beshear used his State of the State speech to renew his call for an expansion of gambling to, in part, increase funding for schools.
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State of the States: Indiana

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:14pm
Gov. Mike Pence offered state lawmakers perhaps his strongest indication yet that he wants Indiana to drop entirely out of the Common Core State Standards initiative.
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State of the States: Virginia

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:09pm
In his first speech to the legislature, newly sworn-in Gov. Terry McAuliffe put assessment reform high on his list of priorities for K-12 education.
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Wash. Governor Pledges School Aid Boost

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 2:09pm
Washington state's governor tells lawmakers he wants to pour additional money into education to meet that state's basic education mandate.
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Corbett calls Pa. public school funding unfair

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 1:04pm
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Do Small Schools Undermine Diversity?

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 9:48am
Small schools in New York City offer a test case for the benefits of small high schools, but also underscore problems of race and social-class segregation they may inadvertently promote, Bruce Fuller writes.
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Teacher Evaluation Sparks Clash in Pittsburgh

Wed, 01/22/2014 - 9:46am
The dispute between the district and the teachers' union over the jointly designed system shows the stark distinction between ambitious policy plans and the realities of implementation.
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