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Teachers’ Unions Slam Campaign-Finance Ruling

The teachers' unions on Wednesday criticized the U.S. Supreme Court's decision striking down limits on aggregate campaign contributions to federal candidates, political parties, and political action committees.

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Schools consider new test fee amid budget worries

As they juggle school-reform demands with budget cuts, state education officials are considering retaining a traditional college-readiness test for high school juniors but passing the cost along to school districts and possibly the students’ families.

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Teacher tenure and dismissal on trial

On trial: California's rules on teacher tenure and dismissal. The issue: Do the rules keep bad teachers in classrooms and doom some students to an inadequate education?

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Senate panel adopts school finance reform bill

The Senate's budget committee wrapped hours of debate Tuesday night by approving a bill responding to Kansas Supreme Court orders to correct unconstitutional inequities in public school funding that carried an annual price tag of $129 million.

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