Resources


Jul 2009
Parents and advocates sought to ensure the Opportunity To Learn for Indiana students in state court in the Bonner v. Daniels lawsuit. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
Seeking to ensure the Opportunity To Learn for schoolchildren, a coalition of Idaho school districts filed Idaho Schools for Equal Educational Opportunity (ISEEO) v. State, a school-facilities case. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
Although advocates in Hawai’i are pressing to ensure schoolchildren the Opportunity To Learn, this is one of only five states with no state court challenge yet filed. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
Georgia parents, educators, and advocates have tried to ensure schoolchildren the Opportunity To Learn through litigation, such as the McDaniel v. Thomas case. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
In efforts to ensure schoolchildren the Opportunity To Learn, Florida advocates have strengthened their constitution and, in 2009, filed two lawsuits: Citizens for Strong Schools v. Florida State Board of Education, and Aho v. State. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
While Delaware’s Gebhardt v. Belton was one of four cases consolidated into the landmark Brown v. Board of Education desegregation case, Delaware is one of only five states with no state court challenge yet filed as part of efforts to ensure schoolchildren the Opportunity To Learn.  For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
For decades, advocates in Connecticut have used the courts to pressure the state to provide low-income and minority children the Opportunity To Learn, including the ongoing desegregation case, Sheff v. O’Neill, and the pending Connecticut Coalition for Justice in Education Funding (CCJEF) v. Rell case.  For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
A broad group of advocates and plaintiffs in Colorado is seeking the Opportunity To Learn for all students through the Lobato v. State litigation.  For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
Over the course of three decades, advocates in Arkansas have used litigation to push for the Opportunity To Learn for all students, including the recently concluded case, Lake View v. Huckabee. For more, visit www.educationjustice.org.

Jul 2009
Advocates in Alaska are seeking to ensure low-wealth Native Alaskan students the Opportunity To Learn through Moore v. State and other litigations.  For more, visit www.educationjustice.org