Lawsuit: Delaware schools are leaving children in poverty behind

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May 25, 12:00 AM

Lawsuit: Delaware schools are leaving children in poverty behind

Giving students and teachers in so-called high-needs schools the support they need takes money, and a lawsuit filed by two civil rights groups — Delawareans for Educational Opportunity and the Delaware NAACP — demands the state change how it funds education. It claims the system provides more support for children who are well off than it provides for children living in poverty.

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