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Halifax court case hits state Supreme Court

The state Supreme Court heard arguments yesterday in a lawsuit brought by some families in Halifax County against the county’s...

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Governor’s commission discusses school funding needs for sound basic education

On Tuesday, the Governor’s Commission on Access to Sound, Basic Education held their second meeting at George C. Simkins, Jr....

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Judge refuses State Board’s request to be let out of Leandro lawsuit

A judge in the long-standing Leandro education case has denied the State Board of Education’s request to be removed as...

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Governor’s education commission looks at school funding

Orange County spends more per student locally than the seven counties that spend the least per-student in the state combined,...

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State Board of Education makes its case to be let out of Leandro lawsuit

Judge David Lee heard arguments from attorneys for the State Board of Education on why they think they should no...

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Filings in Leandro: Plaintiffs respond to State Board’s motion for relief

Plaintiffs and intervenors in the landmark Leandro v. State case filed motions this week in opposition to the State Board’s...

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Governor’s commission sets out to implement Leandro findings

A group of cross-sector stakeholders is addressing the state’s court-defined failure to provide “a sound basic education” to every child...

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Two Court of Appeals decisions affect education policy

The North Carolina Court of Appeals handed down opinions yesterday in two education lawsuits— one involving the State Board of...

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EdTalk: Leandro: past, present, and future

Host Alex Granados explores the landmark Leandro case and its impact on the education landscape in North Carolina with Jane...

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Big changes proposed in 20-year-old Leandro education court case

Marking the 20th anniversary of a lawsuit around equal opportunity in public schools, both sides in the Leandro case (Leandro...

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Judge Howard Manning steps away from landmark education case

Judge Howard Manning will no longer oversee Leandro v. State, the landmark education lawsuit that he has presided over for...

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Leandro hearing postponed

Next week’s  hearing in Hoke County Board of Education v. State — otherwise known as Leandro — has been postponed until April. ...