A divided Little Rock, Ark., school board has authorized its lawyer to file a lawsuit against the state over desegregation and charter schools.
April 7, 2010 – Education Week
The first quarterly reports on how aid for education was used offer plenty of information, but sharpening the picture can be tough.
November 11, 2009 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
At least five Northwest states have academic curricula and standards that address Native American culture and history, according to a study.
November 4, 2009 – Education Week
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell is hoping state lawmakers will use $400 million from reserve funds to finance higher education scholarships for high school students.
October 14, 2009 – Education Week
Gov. Palin and Alaska lawmakers have approved the creation of a $2 million pilot preschool program and an overall boost in the state budget for schools.
June 10, 2009 – Education Week
Here are summaries of recent annual addresses by governors around the country.
February 4, 2009 – Education Week
How much money one state spends on special education is an unlikely focus of controversy in a presidential race. But when a previously little-known governor makes a splash as the mother of a special-needs child after getting her party’s vice presidential nod, that seemingly parochial topic can suddenly make news.
September 17, 2008 – Education Week
Although Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has espoused conservative positions on teaching creationism and abstinence-only sex education, the Republican vice presidential nominee has not pushed those beliefs into state policy.
September 10, 2008 – Education Week
Gov. Sarah Palin and state lawmakers have gone ahead with an overhaul of Alaska’s school funding system that supporters predict will provide much-needed financial help to rural schools.
April 30, 2008 – Education Week

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