TITLE

South Carolina Officials Ask Judge To Review School Funding Decision

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32354, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the request of state officials to a state judge to review a decision in which the current school funding system was found to be inadequate in South Carolina. Several bills to address school funding issues, including a bill that would lead to bond issuance are being considered by state legislators.
ACCESSION #
20496064

 

Related Articles

  • A Major Debate.  // Career World;Feb/Mar2007, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p6 

    The article focuses on a new Florida law that will require every high school freshman to choose a major area of interest. Instead of elective classes, students will be required to take four yearlong classes in their chosen major, whether it's math, history, a foreign language, vocational...

  • States Request `Impact Aid' for Alien Students. Heard, Alex // Education Week;8/18/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p4 

    The article reports on the request of state officials from Texas, Colorado and California to request for federal impact aid to educate legal and illegal aliens in their state. The move is an effect to the introduction of the Alien Education Impact Aid Act by Representative E. de la Garza that...

  • Arizona Selling $581M of School COPs. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;11/11/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33001, p1 

    The article offers information on the trading of certificates of participation (COP) worth $581 million by the Arizona School Facilities Board. The move is aimed in helping the state's schools. State officials are urging the debt industry to help these institutions which had an outstanding debt...

  • Hard Times Threaten Public Schools In Michigan. Macnow, Glen // Education Week;3/17/1982, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p1 

    The article reports on the prediction by Michigan state officials on the probable bankruptcy of seventy school districts in 1982. They could be constrained to decrease the number of courses they offered and discard athletics and guidance counseling following the volatility of the automobile...

  • N.Y. Finance Decision.  // Education Digest;Dec1981, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p66 

    This article informs that an appeals court in New York State has accepted a "municipal overburden" argument in holding that the state's system of financing public schools is "constitutionally defective." The plaintiffs in the case, Levittown v. Nyquist, were 27 troubled school systems. The court...

  • Alaska Judge Calls for More School Oversight. Butler, Kevin // District Administration;Oct2007, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p22 

    The article reports on the ruling given by Judge Sharon Gleason to the lawsuit brought by teachers, parents and educational advocacy group alleging that state officials in Alaska were violating the constitution by providing inadequate funding for educational institutions. Gleason ruled that the...

  • Budget for Schools Vetoed in Chicago.  // Education Week;8/24/1983, Vol. 2 Issue 41, p4 

    The article reports that the Chicago Finance Authority has rejected the public–school system's tentative budget for the public schools in Chicago, Illinois. The revenue bill is worded to speed up property–tax collections for one year. The legislation gives schools the authority to...

  • Florida Answers Concerns Over Use of Federal Aid. Davis, Michelle R. // Education Week;10/13/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p21 

    The article reports that Florida education department answered U.S. Department of Education concern over the use of federal aid. In an e-mail to the state education agency, Dean Kern, the director of the federal department's charter school program, raised concerns over how the grant money was...

  • New York State has more than doubled its spending on public education since 1980, but the increased funding has failed to produce significant improvements.  // Education Week;2/12/1992, Vol. 11 Issue 21, p2 

    The article provides information on the report by the research arm of the Business Council of New York State Inc. regarding the increase of the expenses on public education since 1980. The report recommends state officials to require local school districts to cut back on administrative costs and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics