TITLE

Washington Districts, Teachers Back in Court Over Funding

AUTHOR(S)
Goldberg, Susan
PUB. DATE
November 1982
SOURCE
Education Week;11/17/1982, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the suit filed by Washington School Districts and the State's largest teacher's union pertaining to the issues on who should be responsible for the payment to educate the Washington's 700,00 public school students. The dispute stems from a highly unusual state trial court decision rendered in 1977 that requires the state to define and pay the entire cost of basic education.
ACCESSION #
20461870

 

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