April 15, 2015

Report Finds “Devastatingly Large” Funding Inequities Nationwide

In March 2015, the Education Trust, a non-profit advocacy organization, released its recent findings on inequities in school funding.  The report, entitled “Funding Gaps 2015,” builds […]
November 21, 2014

New Study Documents Post-Recession Decline in Funding Equity

A recent study published in the Education Policy Analysis Archives found that the Great Recession had – and continues to have – an unprecedented negative effect […]
November 3, 2014

New Study Calls on States to Make Restoring School Funding Levels a Top Priority

For most states’ education budgets, the effects of the Great Recession are still detrimentally affecting school funding.  A report released on October 16, 2014, found that […]
July 10, 2014

Two New Reports Highlight Causes of Funding Inequity and Educational Inefficiency

Two reports examining the relationship between school districts’ financial standing and educational inequities were released this week by the Center on American Progress. The first is […]