Category - School Finance

California Budget and Policy Center Education Week Featured Jonathan Kaplan National Center for Education Statistics National Education Association Per student spending Quality Counts School Finance Travel Unsorted

How does California rank in per-pupil spending? It all depends

As Californians wrestle to find out what constitutes a enough degree of schooling funding, one yardstick is what California spends in contrast with different...

2017-18 Budget After School Education and Safety Act California Earned Income Tax Credit Edgar Zazueta Featured Jennifer Peck Kevin Gordon Liz Guillen School Finance Teacher Shortage Travel Unsorted

Gov. Brown agrees not to hold back money from California schools next year

Credit score: Alison Yin / EdSource (2014) Credit score: Alison Yin / EdSource (2014) California faculty districts gained’t have to wait an additional year to...

Califorina Collaborative for Educational Excellence Carl Cohn Featured Glen Price Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) Michael Fullan Michael Kirst School Finance Travel Unsorted

‘Friendly critic’ of California’s school district reforms issues warning

Credit score: Alison Yin for EdSource Credit score: Alison Yin for EdSource The idea underlying the Native Management Funding Formulation, the state’s Four...

Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi Assemblyman Patrick O'Donnell Featured Kristin Wright Maureen Burness School Finance SELPA Sen. Ben Allen Special Education Special Education Local Plan Areas (SELPAs) Travel Unsorted

Special education funding is a morass; straightening it out may not be cheap or easy

Credit score: EVAfotografie / iStock Credit score: EVAfotografie / iStock California legislators have confirmed what a number of high-profile reviews and...