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June 16, 2017

Where's the Money? Key Takeaways From New Census School Funding Data

The U.S. Census Bureau has released new school finance data.

October 03, 2016

Textbook Costs Hurt Student Achievement, Study Finds

Keeping low-income, struggling schools up-to-date with textbooks can give a boost to reading and math performance.

April 20, 2015

High Tax Rates Blunt Efforts to Use Marijuana Revenue for Schools

Recreational marijuana tax revenues have failed to generate as much revenue as promised for Colorado schools, a new analysis finds.

February 07, 2014

State-by-State Report Card Unearths Inequities in School Funding

A new report finds that K-12 school funding flatlined between 2010 and 2011 (the most recent year for which nationwide data is available) but decreased as a percentage of state GDP.

April 10, 2013

New York School Funding Experiment Hampered by Cuts, Study Finds

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's move to base school funding on student needs has made some progress in providing more equitable support, a new study finds, but a complicated transition and overall budget cuts mean more than nine out of 10 schools still don't receive appropriate support based on the needs of their students.

June 30, 2010

Census Report: How the Public Pays for its Schools

New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows that public schools spent $593 billion in 2008.

September 09, 2009

Spending Disparities Tracked Among Charter and Regular School Districts

A federal report finds there is just as much—or more—variation in spending among charter school districts as there is among more typical ones.


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