funding

Courtney Williams's picture

Entertainment Cause Marketing Offers New Digital Products for Fundraising

Entertainment Promotions is introducing their first “all digital” discount and promotion products available for school fundraising – Dining Advantage and the Entertainment.com Savings Membership.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Penn. Charter Education Funds Ruling Splits Court

Commonwealth Court panel has ruled that the Pennsylvania Department of Education may not withhold state subsidies from a school district for the current school year for a claim made by a charter school alleging underfunding in a previous school year.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Calif. Parents, Educators Oppose Cuts to Early Learning Programs

Parents, education officials and children’s advocates gathered at an Eagle Rock early learning center to oppose further cuts to development programs for California’s youngest and neediest pupils.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Key vote on N.H. Education Funding this Week

From Pittsburg to Salem, every New Hampshire resident who has a child in public schools or pays property taxes has a stake in Wednesday's House and Senate votes on a proposed constitutional amendment that would largely overturn the landmark 1997 Claremont II court decision on school funding.

Read more »

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture

Partnership for LA Schools Receives $1.6M in Foundation Backing for Digital Learning Initiative

The Partnership for Los Angeles Schools today announced it has received 1.6 million dollars from several leading California foundations to support its Digital Learning initiative--a program that brings technology and education software into classrooms serving nearly 17,000 low income students across Los Angeles.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Hundreds March in Opposition to Governor’s Education Cuts; Several Arrested

Amid chants of “Hey Corbett, you can’t hide, we can see your greedy side,” hundreds of protesters marched from the United Steelworkers building in downtown Pittsburgh to Governor Tom Corbett’s regional office on Fifth Avenue with signs that read, "Save our Schools."

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

State Board of Education Splits Vote on Clayton Valley High Waiver

The financial impact of Clayton Valley High's charter conversion on the Mt. Diablo Unified School District has become a test case for the California State Board of Education.

Marion Herbert's picture

Ala. House Passes Education Budget

The Alabama House has passed an education budget $141 million short of what is being spent this fiscal year, though lawmakers found another $10 million to add to the Senate-passed version.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Ga. Charter School Parents Claim State Board of Education Was Misled

But the state responds that it had all the information requested from and offered by Fulton Science Academy Middle School.

Read more »

Marion Herbert's picture

Oklahoma Education Funding Cut from Smaller Pie

Oklahoma's Department of Education has the same problem as other state agencies, according to an analyst: The state budget is smaller than it used to be.

Read more »

Pages