In each of the following issue areas, the Access Network
provides overviews, policy briefs, news, outside links,
and other useful resources for understanding the ins
and outs of education policy.
(Education Finance Adequacy Studies)
No Child Left Behind Act
Education (This link brings you to the
Rural School and Community Trust, one of our Network
Educational Inequity and Inadequacy:
More than 50 years after Brown v. Board of Education,
there remain enormous inequities
and inadequacies in the resources and funding
provided to America's schools.
Debunking Myths About Public Education:
Critics of public education propagate
myths intended to undermine public support
of public education. On this page, we seek to dispel
Two-Page Issue Briefs:
Myths About Public Education
Costs of Inadequate Education
to Education Cost Studies
"Know the Issues" Handouts:
These handouts provide useful information, facts, and
talking points on key issues.
Role of the Courts
Are Education "Cost Studies"?
are School Funding "Adequacy" Lawsuits?
The Access Network also provides policy
briefs that outline important issues and
research on important education policy areas.