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State Policy Area Content Type Title Date
Georgia
Funding
Blog
A Half-Billion Steps in the Right Direction for Public Schools 4/9/2019
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Bills Set Stage to Divert Hundreds of Millions of Dollars From Public to Private Schools 3/28/2019
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Georgia Lawmakers Should Renew Their Commitment to Student Transportation 3/22/2019
Oklahoma
Inequity
Blog
Increasing the scholarship tax credit hurts public schools and benefits affluent Oklahomans 2/27/2019
Texas
Funding
Blog
Grading the New School Finance Plan from Texas House Democrats 2/22/2019
Wisconsin
Early Education
Report
Supporting High Quality Early Learning 2/19/2019
Arkansas
Funding
Report
Closing achievement gaps for low-income students by spending more wisely 2/19/2019
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Support staff pay raise and restoring cuts is key to improving Oklahoma’s schools 2/13/2019
Louisiana
Teacher Pay
Report
Quality education means quality teacher pay 2/13/2019
Idaho
Inequity
Report
Adjusting for Wealth Across School Districts 2/12/2019
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Getting Real About Base Funding for K-12 Schools 2/11/2019
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Legislature Considering New Tax Subsidy for Private Schools Despite Backdrop of Public School Cuts 2/6/2019
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
New Tax Break Would Subsidize Private Schools at the Expense of Kentucky Public Schools 2/6/2019
California
Funding
Report
Creating an Affordable-College Model for California 2/1/2019
West Virginia
Vouchers/School choice
Issue Brief
Public Money for Private Schools: Education Savings Accounts Can Grow Costly While Doing Little to Improve Education 1/31/2019
District of Columbia
Funding
Report
Education: Make Essential Investments in All of DC’s Children, In and Out of The Classroom 1/31/2019
New Mexico
Higher Education
Report
Improving College Affordability to Support New Mexico’s Education, Workforce, and Economic Goals 1/24/2019
Oklahoma
Funding
Fact Sheet
Restore higher education funding to ensure a well-educated workforce 1/24/2019
Oklahoma
Funding
Fact Sheet
Increase PK-12 state aid funding to restore school staffing and programs 1/24/2019
Massachusetts
Inequity
Video
Building an Education System that Works for Everyone 1/23/2019
Maryland
Funding
Report
Building Our Future: A Revenue Plan for World-Class Schools in Maryland  1/18/2019
Maryland
Funding
Report
Building Our Future: Investing in World Class Schools Across the State to Support Thriving Communities and a Healthy Economy 1/18/2019
Oklahoma
Class Size
Blog
Kicking the can down the road: How inadequate funding dismantles data-driven education reform 1/15/2019
Missouri
Higher Education
Report
Budget Basics: Higher Education 1/15/2019
Missouri
Funding
Report
Budget Basics: K-12 Education 1/15/2019
Arizona
Funding
Fact Sheet
Wrong Priorities: It Doesn’t Make Sense to Give a Tax Cut to the Rich While Arizona Asks Children in Public Schools to Wait 1/1/2019
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Education Fund needs new management 12/28/2018
Texas
Funding
Blog
“A good start; now it’s time for action”: School Finance Commission releases final report 12/21/2018
Maine
Higher Education
Blog
Predatory practices increase Mainers’ student debt and financial troubles 12/19/2018
Oklahoma
Inequity
Blog
Fine arts education matters: how shrinking budgets deepen inequalities 12/18/2018
Ohio
Inequity
Blog
Buckeye barriers: Students of color underrepresented and under-served at OSU 12/12/2018
Georgia
Funding
Report
Beyond Basic Education: Five Ways for Georgia to Fund Schools Fairly 12/11/2018
Maine
Higher Education
Issue Brief
Predatory actors worsen borrowers’ woes as education debt holds back Maine’s economy 12/10/2018
Massachusetts
Extracurricular
Report
Investment in After-School & Summer Learning in Massachusetts: Current Funding & Unmet Need 12/4/2018
Arizona
Funding
Fact Sheet
Return on Education: Arizona's Tax Collections are not Growing Fast Enough to Reinvest in Public Education 12/1/2018
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Casino Lockbox Is an Important First Step for Strengthening Maryland Schools; Now Policymakers Should Finish the Job 11/20/2018
Texas
Funding
Blog
Don’t Get Distracted by Recapture: Our Biggest School Finance Challenge is a Lack of Revenue 11/13/2018
Michigan
Higher Education
Blog
Higher education costs are out of hand, keeping degrees out of reach 11/8/2018
Louisiana
Funding
Blog
Investing in Students for a Stronger Louisiana 11/5/2018
Utah
Funding
Blog
Utah Education – 30 years at the bottom 10/30/2018
Oklahoma
Class Size
Blog
Beyond Teacher Pay: Class size matters 10/24/2018
Oregon
Teacher Pay
Commentary
Oregon students deserve well-paid teachers 10/24/2018
Michigan
Inequity
Blog
Talking about race and education 10/19/2018
Ohio
Inequity
Report
Ohio Promise: Equitable free college 10/18/2018
Vermont
Funding
Issue Brief
A fairer, simpler way to fund education 10/15/2018
Louisiana
Higher Education
Blog
Louisiana’s Cuts to Higher Education Are Shortchanging Future Generations 10/4/2018
West Virginia
Inequity
Blog
West Virginia’s Cuts to Higher Education Threaten Access and Equity 10/4/2018
Virginia
Funding
Fact Sheet
K-12 Funding Trends At-a-Glance: Statewide and in All 132 School Divisions 10/4/2018
Michigan
Inequity
Report
Race, place and policy matter in education 10/2/2018
Oregon
Teacher Pay
Report
Oregon Teachers are Underpaid 9/18/2018
Arkansas
Other
Report
Reducing Chronic Absenteeism for Children in Foster Care and FINS 9/17/2018
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
Early Education Professionals Deserve Good Wages and Benefits 8/29/2018
Michigan
Funding
Blog
In the educational shell game, Michigan students lose 8/24/2018
Michigan
Funding
Report
A hard habit to break: The raiding of K-12 funds for postsecondary education 8/23/2018
Florida
Funding
Issue Brief
Amendment 5 Would Put Florida’s Higher Education Funding at Risk 8/22/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Report
Strengthen Education for All Kentuckians 8/22/2018
Virginia
Staffing
Report
Investing in Student Safety and Success: The Growing Importance of Effective Staffing in Virginia Schools 8/20/2018
Florida
Funding
Issue Brief
Amendment 5 Would Put Funding for Florida PreK-12 Education and Teacher Pay at Risk 8/15/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
As Kids Head Back to School, Districts Have Even Fewer Resources Than Previous Years 8/9/2018
District of Columbia
Extracurricular
Blog
Student Access to Trauma-Informed Schools Should Be A Priority in the District 8/3/2018
District of Columbia
Early Education
Report
What’s In the Approved Fiscal Year 2019 Budget for PreK-12 Education? 8/2/2018
California
Inequity
Fact Sheet
Demand for Cal Grants Among Nontraditional Students Far Exceeds Supply 8/1/2018
Arkansas
Inequity
Blog
Breaking Down the Barriers for Arkansas's Black Men and Boys: Part III (education) 8/1/2018
Idaho
Teacher Pay
Issue Brief
Teacher Compensation Brief 7/30/2018
Maryland
Inequity
Report
Budgeting for Opportunity: How Our Fiscal Policy Choices Can Remove Barriers Facing Marylanders of Color and Advance Shared Prosperity 7/24/2018
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Building an Education System that Works for Everyone: Funding Reforms to Help All Our Children Thrive 7/18/2018
Virginia
Funding
Report
State K-12 Funding in Virginia: Incremental Progress and Opportunity for Long-Term Solutions 7/12/2018
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
Performance Funding for Higher Ed Already Beginning to Disadvantage Some Schools 7/3/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
The property tax is what’s wrong with school taxes 7/2/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Georgia Higher Education Budget Primer for State Fiscal Year 2019 7/1/2018
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Understanding California’s New Promise to Community Colleges 7/1/2018
Georgia
Funding
Report
Georgia K-12 Education Budget Primer for State Fiscal Year 2019 7/1/2018
District of Columbia
Inequity
Blog
DC Families Want Better Data and Research to Support School Reform 6/19/2018
Louisiana
Higher Education
Issue Brief
It's Time to Re-invest in Higher Education 6/15/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Governor’s plan would raid the Education Fund 6/12/2018
Washington
Inequity
Blog
Set kids up for success from early learning through higher education 6/10/2018
West Virginia
Funding
Blog
Chamber Education Spending Analysis Misconstrues Facts, Ignores Key Factors of Achievement 6/5/2018
Washington
Inequity
Report
Ensuring All Kids Have Opportunities to Suceed 6/1/2018
California
Other
Blog
Will This Year's Budget Provide Funding to Address the State's Bilingual Teacher Shortage 5/29/2018
Connecticut
Inequity
Blog
Introducing Our New Education Disparities Dashboard 5/25/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
School taxes will increase with governor’s flat rate 5/25/2018
Michigan
Funding
Press Release
Increased Revenues Create Opportunity for Legislature to Address Problems in Education, Child Poverty 5/16/2018
Arizona
Teacher Pay
Op-Ed
Arizona Teachers End Walkout as Governor Signs Bill Approving Raises 5/10/2018
California
Higher Education
Blog
California Stands to Lose Billions in Future Economic Returns by Continuing to Underfund CSU and UC 5/9/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
There’s no Education Fund deficit 5/9/2018
Michigan
Higher Education
Report
Adequate funding needed to make postsecondary education more accessible 5/7/2018
Arizona
Funding
Op-Ed
Supermajority: The Obscure Tax Rule That's Stopping US States from Paying Teachers More 5/5/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Infographic
Awaken the Force of Quality Early Childhood Education 5/4/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Too little, too late for the governor’s education plan 5/4/2018
Pennsylvania
Funding
News Release
RELEASE: NEW POLLING Shows Pennsylvanians Overwhelmingly Support Additional Investment in K-12 Education 5/3/2018
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Tireless Effort Culminates in Full Funding for Schools 5/3/2018
Arkansas
Inequity
Report
Clearning Barriers to Success by Redirecting Poverty Funding 5/3/2018
Maine
Higher Education
Press Release
MECEP Urges Lawmakers to Override LePage's Veto of Student Loan Bill of Rights 5/1/2018
California
Higher Education
Report
Barriers to Higher Education Attainment: Students' Unmet Basic Needs 5/1/2018
California
Higher Education
Issue Brief
Even as UC Enrollment has Increased, State General Fund Support has Declined 5/1/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Helping Students Navigate Financial Aid Forms Offers Georgia Big Return 4/30/2018
Texas
Staffing
Blog
Reality Check: Staffing Levels in Schools 4/26/2018
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
SJR 70 could create tough choices for Oklahoma schools 4/26/2018
Michigan
Inequity
Issue Brief
League Advocates for Greater Equity in 2019 Education Budget 4/26/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Shifting Public Funds to Private Schools: High Costs, Poor Track Record 4/26/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace at the Budget Oversight Hearing for the Office of the State Superintendent of Education 4/24/2018
Florida
Higher Education
Blog
Higher Education Investment in Florida Remains Well Below Pre-Recession Levels 4/23/2018
Texas
Funding
Blog
How to Boost Funding to Public Education 4/23/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Blog
National Report Shows Arkansas's Pre-K Quality Standards Remain High, but State Investment is Stalling 4/18/2018
Georgia
Funding
Report
Valuable Progress, More Work Ahead for Public School Funding 4/18/2018
District of Columbia
Inequity
Blog
Limited School Funding Can Lead to the Misuse of Extra Resources for Low-Income Students: A Closer Look at "At-Risk" Funds 4/13/2018
Oklahoma
Funding
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet: Is education fully funded? 4/12/2018
Hawaii
Funding
Press Release
Hawaii in Bottom 3 States for Serving Afterschool Suppers to Low-Income Keiki 4/12/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Quality and Equity of P-12 Education Will Continue to Decline with Funding in HB200 4/11/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace at the Budget Oversight Hearing on the Deputy Mayor for Education 4/11/2018
Arkansas
Other
Report
How School Discipline Policies Affect Chronic Absenteeism 4/10/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Lawmakers Pass Need-Based Bill, What's Next? 4/10/2018
California
Funding
Blog
What Reaching LCFF Full Implementation Means and Why it Matters 4/9/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Report
What's in the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Budget for PreK-12 Education? 4/6/2018
District of Columbia
Early Education
Report
What's in the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Budget for Early Childhood Development? 4/6/2018
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
Budget Cuts Will Impact College Affordability, Quality and Equity in Kentucky 4/5/2018
Arkansas
Funding
Blog
Fiscal and Special Sessions Education Recap 4/4/2018
Kansas
Funding
Blog
Courts Shouldn't be Cut Out of School Funding: Amendment Would Undercut Kansas' Recovery 4/3/2018
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
The education funding package is a major step forward. There’s more work to do. 4/3/2018
Pennsylvania
Early Education
Issue Brief
PreK-12 Education Funding in Pennsylvania: Where Do We Stand? 4/3/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Blog
Jonesboro Pre-K's First Class is All Grown Up 4/2/2018
Arizona
Funding
Fact Sheet
Lessons from Past Promises for Public School Funding 4/1/2018
Florida
Funding
Report
Public Education and Lessons Learned from a Supermajority State 4/1/2018
Florida
Other
Report
Florida Maintains its 40th Overall Ranking for Child Well-Being 4/1/2018
California
Funding
Issue Brief
Since 2007-08, Spending Per State Prisoner Has Increased More Than Twice as Fast as Spending Per K-12 Student 4/1/2018
Arizona
Funding
Fact Sheet
How are Other States Reinvesting in Public Schools? 4/1/2018
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Sine Die 2018: Education Gets its Due 3/29/2018
Iowa
Teacher Pay
Blog
Reality on Iowa teacher pay 3/28/2018
Missouri
Early Education
Report
Strengthen Childcare Assistance to Increase Access to Quality Care 3/28/2018
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
Amendment to SB231 Could Reduce College Affordability for Low-Income KEES Recipients 3/28/2018
Idaho
Funding
Report
Investments in Education: Trends in Idaho’s Public School Funding 3/27/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Legislative Watch Day 39: State Budget, Education Vouchers and More 3/27/2018
Maryland
Inequity
Blog
Setting Up Future Generations for Success 3/26/2018
Alabama
Funding
Blog
Alabama Legislature rejects tax break for private school tuition 3/22/2018
Arizona
Funding
Blog
Teachers Pack Room as Senate Panel OKs Cut to State Tax Collections 3/22/2018
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Oklahoma teachers’ real take home pay has shrunk for 10 out of the past 11 years 3/21/2018
Connecticut
Inequity
Blog
Voices from the Capitol: A Bill would Prohibit the State from Collecting Race and Ethnicity Education Data. This would Hurt Opportunity for Children in our State 3/19/2018
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Senate Rejects Governor's Harmful Education Cuts, but Comprehensive Reform is Still Needed 3/16/2018
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Oklahoma has many good options to resolve the teacher walkout 3/15/2018
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Oklahoma has many good options to resolve the teacher walkout 3/15/2018
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
As Oklahoma teachers plan to follow West Virginia in walkout, they confront a funding crisis that’s much worse 3/13/2018
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
As Oklahoma teachers plan to follow West Virginia in walkout, they confront a funding crisis that’s much worse 3/13/2018
Iowa
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Costly Frills: Extending 529 Deduction 3/13/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Blog
Part II: Positive Early Learning Experiences Help Infants and Toddlers Become School-Ready 3/9/2018
Alabama
Vouchers/School choice
Fact Sheet
Four Reasons why a New State Tax Break for Private School Tuition would Hurt Public Education in Alabama 3/7/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Bill Proposes Grant for Working Georgia College Students with Financial Need 3/7/2018
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Commission's Education Recommendations Hold Promise, but the Real Test Lies Ahead 3/7/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Blog
Part I: Good Health is Essential for Infants and Toddlers to Become School-Ready 3/6/2018
District of Columbia
Higher Education
Blog
DCTAG Empowers Students to Continue Their Education 3/6/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Lawmakers Push to Shift Public Money to Private Schools 3/5/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Education funding can be fairer—and simpler 3/2/2018
North Carolina
Inequity
Issue Brief
Stymied by Segregation: How Integration Can Transform NC Schools 3/1/2018
Massachusetts
Higher Education
Report
Educated and Encumbered: Student Debt Rising with Higher Education Funding Falling in Massachusetts 3/1/2018
California
Higher Education
Issue Brief
State Spending Per Student at CSU and UC Remains Well Below Pre-Recession Levels, Despite Recent Increases 3/1/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Crossover Day Delivers Mixed Ba for Education, Tax Policy 3/1/2018
District of Columbia
Early Education
Testimony
Continuous Quality Improvement in Early Childhood Education Requires Resources and Qualified Staff 2/28/2018
District of Columbia
Early Education
Testimony
Testimony of Kitty Richards at the FY 2018 Performance Oversight Hearing for the Office of the State Superintendent of Higher Education 2/27/2018
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Time for Lawmakers to Choose Students Over Tax Cuts 2/26/2018
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Who wins and who loses under the new school tax plan? 2/22/2018
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
‘This is not OK’: Cuts are hitting all aspects of public education 2/22/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Private School Savings Accounts Lack Oversight, Could Prove Costly 2/22/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Invest in College Students Like They Invest in Themselves 2/22/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Testimony
In a Time of Upheaval We Must Ensure Our Schools Have the Resources They Need to Serve All Students 2/21/2018
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Bill Watch: Teacher pay and charter school oversight top the education agenda for this year’s Legislature 2/20/2018
Pennsylvania
Funding
Issue Brief
BRIEF: Rethinking Philadelphia Taxes to Fund Education 2/16/2018
Arizona
Funding
Fact Sheet
Tax Cut for Millionaires Means Less Money for Teachers, Public Schools 2/16/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Blog
It's Time to Update Our Understanding of What a Quality Education Costs 2/13/2018
New Mexico
Inequity
Fact Sheet
NM’s Lottery Scholarship is not targeted to the students who need it most 2/13/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace at the FY 2018 Performance Oversight Hearing for the Deputy Mayor for Education and the Public Charter School Board 2/13/2018
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
KEES Bill Could Worsen College Affordability for Low-Income Kentuckians 2/13/2018
Georgia
Other
Report
Shrinking State Funds Trigger Student Bus Safety Concerns 2/12/2018
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview 2019: Fiscal Year Budget for Lottery-Funded Programs 2/9/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Support Students By Removing HOPE Seven-Year Time Limit 2/9/2018
Hawaii
Funding
Report
Hawaii School Breakfast Scorecard 2/8/2018
Hawaii
Funding
Press Release
Hawaii School Breakfast Scorecard Identifies 15 School Breakfast Champions 2/8/2018
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Push to Expand Private School Tax Scholarships Disregards Lack of Evidence, Accountability 2/8/2018
Texas
Capital Outlay
Blog
Where does facilities funding fit into the school finance debate? 2/7/2018
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Impact of the Governor's FY 2019 Budget Adjustments on Children and Families 2/1/2018
Arkansas
Inequity
Blog
AACF Testimony: Providing an Adequate and Equitable Education 2/1/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Overview 2019: Fiscal Year Budget for Higher Education 1/31/2018
District of Columbia
Other
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace on Bill 22-0594, Student Fair Access to School Act of 2017 and Bill 22-0179 D.C. Public Schools Alternatives to Suspension Amendment of 2017 1/30/2018
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
Punitive School Discipline Doesn't Work. Let's Help Schools do what Does. 1/30/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Report
State Budget Cuts to Education Hurt Kentucky's Classrooms and Kids 1/29/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Adequate Fund Balances are Crucial for Prudent School District Management and Should Not be Relied Upon to Make Up for State Funding Cuts 1/29/2018
New Mexico
Class Size
Fact Sheet
The College Affordability Fund is depleted and needs to be replenished 1/26/2018
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview of Georgia's 2019 Fiscal Year Budget 1/24/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Governor's Budget Cuts Per-Student SEEK Funding 1/23/2018
Missouri
Funding
Blog
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Missouri's State Budget 1/19/2018
Missouri
Funding
Report
Budget Basics: K-12 Education 1/19/2018
District of Columbia
Funding
Report
Education: Make Essential Investments in All of DC's Children, In and Out of the Classroom 1/18/2018
Kentucky
Funding
Issue Brief
Governor's Budget Cuts Education, Eliminates Some Programs 1/17/2018
District of Columbia
Extracurricular
Blog
Join #WeNeed25: Advocate for Afterschool and Summer Opportunities for Every Low-Income Student 1/17/2018
Michigan
Vocational Schools
Fact Sheet
Increase Adult Education Funding to Prepare More Workers for Job Training and Skilled Work 1/15/2018
Georgia
Funding
Blog
State of the State Highlights Recent Gains, But Major Needs Remain for Georgia 1/11/2018
Michigan
Early Education
Fact Sheet
Continue to Expand Access to High-Quality Preschool Education 1/11/2018
Kentucky
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
School Voucher Tax Break Proposals Further Threaten Funding for Public Education 1/10/2018
Georgia
Early Education
Report
Boost Georgia's Workforce with Affordable Child Care for Student Parents 1/10/2018
Arkansas
Early Education
Report
What do our Littlest Learners Need to be School Ready? 1/9/2018
Iowa
Funding
Issue Brief
Get Facts on School Funding 1/8/2018
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Strengthen Georgia's Workforce by Making College Affordable for All 1/4/2018
Missouri
Funding
Report
Budget Basics: Child Care & Early Childhood Education 1/1/2018
Connecticut
Inequity
Report
The Black-White Education Gap in Connecticut: Indicators of Inequality in Access and Outcomes 1/1/2018
Colorado
Funding
Blog
Pathways to Prosperity Blog Series: How Education and Job Training Boost Productivity 12/20/2017
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Poverty Leaves a Mark on Albany Area Schools 12/20/2017
Ohio
Funding
Blog
Wealthy get paid, school funding gets drained 12/19/2017
District of Columbia
Other
Press Release
Chronic Absenteeism is a Symptom of Underinvestment in the Supports Students Need to Thrive Inside and Outside the Classroom 12/15/2017
Kentucky
Funding
Report
The Funding Gap Between Kentucky's Poor and Wealthy School Districts Continues to Grow 12/13/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Albany, Georgia: Good People, Great Community, Tremendous Needs 12/13/2017
Georgia
Funding
Report
Tackle Poverty's Effects to Improve School Performance 12/4/2017
North Carolina
Funding
Issue Brief
The Unraveling: Poorly-Crafted Education Policies Are Failing NC Children 12/1/2017
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Another year goes by, and Oklahoma still leads the nation for cuts to education 11/30/2017
Arizona
Teacher Pay
Blog
Senate GOP Tax Plan Devestating for Arizona's Teachers 11/30/2017
District of Columbia
Other
Testimony
Marlana Wallce, Policy Analyst at the Public Roundtable on the State of Special Education Services in the DC Traditional and Public Charter Schools and the "OSSE Enhanced Special Education Services Act of 2014: Implementation Report to the Council of the District of Columbia" Report DC Council Committee on Education 11/22/2017
Michigan
Inequity
Blog
Michigan is Letting African-American Children Fall Through the Cracks in Our Education System 11/16/2017
Washington
Funding
Blog
Supreme Court's McCleary Decision Shows that Lawmakers Should Clean Up Tax Code to Invest in Schools 11/15/2017
District of Columbia
Funding
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace at the Public Hearing on the DC Public Schools Budget 11/14/2017
Connecticut
Early Education
Blog
Office of Early Childhood Announces Care 4 Kids Program Will Reopen to Provide Crucial Child Care Subsidies to Thousands of Families 11/9/2017
Washington
Funding
Blog
State Revenue Projections Show Legislators Need to Do More in 2018 to Fulfill their Obligations to Communities 11/8/2017
California
Higher Education
Blog
Federal Budget Proposals Threaten Cuts to Higher Education 11/6/2017
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
Timing Matters: Fully Fund Early Intervention 11/3/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Three Trends Shaping Georgia Higher Education: Webinar Recap 11/2/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Fact Sheet
2017 Legislative Session Review 11/1/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Impact of the Final FY 18-19 Budget on Children and Families 11/1/2017
Virginia
Inequity
Report
Unequal Opportunities: Fewer Resources, Worse Outcomes for Students in Schools with Concentrated Poverty 10/26/2017
District of Columbia
Funding
Blog
Low-Income DCPS Schools are Shortchanged When it Comes to Supplemental Resources for "At-Risk" Students 10/26/2017
Massachusetts
Other
Report
Excellence for All: Supporting English Language Learners in Massachusetts 10/26/2017
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
Guest Blog: Setting Our Peers Up for Success 10/25/2017
Kentucky
Early Education
Blog
Report Shows Kentucky's Preschool and Kindergarten Programs Effective, Need Greater Investment 10/16/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Georgia's Higher Education Goals Hurt By Undocumented Student Policies 10/12/2017
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
"Pour Resources In" and Watch Early Learners Grow 10/5/2017
Texas
Funding
Blog
The Consequences of Underfunding our Public Schools 10/5/2017
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Two big myths that distort Oklahoma’s education funding debate 10/3/2017
Florida
Teacher Pay
Blog
Florida Ranks 47th in Attracting, Retaining Effective Teachers 10/1/2017
Arkansas
Other
Blog
40 Years of Advocacy for Children and Families: An AACF Timeline 9/28/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Georgia's Education Cuts a Growing Buden for Low-Income Students 9/27/2017
District of Columbia
Early Education
Testimony
Testimony of Marlana Wallace, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute at the Public Hearing on "B22-0355 Bolstering Early Growth Investment Amendment Act of 2017" and "B22-0203 Infant and Toddler Developmental Health Services Act of 2017" DC Council Committee on Education, Committee on Health, and Committee on Finance and Review 9/27/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Final 2017-19 Budget for K-12 Education 9/26/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Final 2017-19 Budget for Early Care and Education 9/26/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Final 2017-19 Budget for Higher Education 9/25/2017
Georgia
Other
Blog
Updated: Proposed Medicaid Cuts Threaten Georgia's Most Vulnerable Students 9/21/2017
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Updated: Proposed Medicaid Cuts Threaten Georgia's Most Vulnerable Students 9/21/2017
Washington
Funding
Blog
Big Boost in Resources for Schools, but Revenue Still Stuck at Recession Levels 9/21/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
An Updated Summary of the Proposed Budget for K-12 Education 9/20/2017
Connecticut
Closings
Blog
Voices from The Capitol: Budget Day 9/15/2017
Maryland
Funding
Blog
With Sufficient Resources, Schools Can Put All Students on a Path to Success 9/15/2017
Maryland
Funding
Fact Sheet
Investing in Great Schools for All Students 9/14/2017
Connecticut
Closings
Blog
Child Care Closures Increased by 55% in 2016-2017 Compared to Previous Year 9/13/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Finance Committee’s Proposed Budget for Early Care and Education 9/13/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
An Updated Summary of the Proposed Budget for Higher Education 9/12/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Troubling Gaps in HOPE Point to Need-Based Aid Solutions 9/8/2017
Vermont
Funding
Report
20 years ago, Act 60 fundamentally changed the way Vermont pays for public education 9/7/2017
Maine
Funding
Blog
MECEP Op-Ed: in the BDN: Without a Fair Funding Source, Many Maine Kids Won't Get a Quality Education 9/5/2017
Maryland
Funding
Report
Investing in Every Child: The Future of Compensatory Education Aid in Maryland 9/1/2017
Mississippi
Inequity
Blog
Closing the Equity Gap for Black Males in Mississippi: State and National Assessments 9/1/2017
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Georgia's Tax Credit School Scholarship Program Lacks Accountability 8/31/2017
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Georgia's Tax Credit School Scholarship Program Lacks Accountability 8/31/2017
Illinois
Funding
Blog
Reforming Education Funding 8/31/2017
Arizona
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
The New School Year has Begun: Help Ensure Arizona Public Schools Get the Support They Need 8/31/2017
Mississippi
Higher Education
Blog
Funding is Down. Spending is Down. Tuition is Up. 8/28/2017
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
Pell Grant Cuts Would Reduce College Access and Economic Opportunity In Kentucky 8/25/2017
New York
Higher Education
Report
New York’s Public Colleges: An Engine for Economic Mobility 8/23/2017
Kentucky
Higher Education
Blog
Five Things to Keep in Mind as College Students Head Back to School 8/23/2017
Massachusetts
Higher Education
Report
Education and State Economic Strength: A Snapshot of Current Data 8/23/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Georgia Higher Education Data Book 8/22/2017
Mississippi
Higher Education
Blog
Student Borrowers Are Taking on More Debt, Taking Longer to Repay 8/22/2017
Arkansas
Extracurricular
Blog
Back to School Means More than Just the End of Summer to Many Arkansas Kids 8/17/2017
Virginia
Funding
Fact Sheet
Key School Funding Trends in Virginia: Statewide and in All 132 School Divisions 8/17/2017
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
School Funding Challenges Remain as Students Return to Classrooms 8/16/2017
Mississippi
Inequity
Blog
Closing the Equity Gap for Black Males in Mississippi: Child Poverty 8/14/2017
Illinois
Funding
Blog
Illinois School Funding Still in Limbo 8/4/2017
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
What's at Stake in Current Federal Budget Proposals: Fact Sheets by Congressional District 8/1/2017
Maryland
Inequity
Blog
Education Experts: Maryland Does Not Do Well on Funding Equity 7/28/2017
Arkansas
Teacher Pay
Report
Getting the Best Teachers Where They are Needed Most 7/27/2017
District of Columbia
Funding
Report
What's in the Final Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for PreK-12 Education? 7/27/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
Competing Proposals for Wisconsin Schools: A Comparison of Three Different Education Budgets 7/24/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
Competing Proposals for Wisconsin Schools: A Comparison of the Governor’s and the Assembly’s Education Budgets 7/22/2017
Texas
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Texas Needs Real School Finance Remodel, Not Vouchers 7/21/2017
Georgia
Funding
Report
Georgia K-12 Education Budget Primer for State Fiscal Year 2018 7/21/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Fact Sheet
Get Answers About HOPE Scholarships and Grants 7/20/2017
Texas
Funding
Blog
Texas Relies Too Much on Local Taxpayers to Fund Public Education 7/18/2017
Illinois
Funding
Blog
The New State Budget and Education Funding: Still Waiting 7/17/2017
Georgia
Students Served
Blog
Proposed Medicaid Cuts Threaten Georgia's Most Vulnerable Students 7/13/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Report
Georgia Higher Education Budget Primer for State Fiscal Year 2018 7/12/2017
Georgia
Funding
Report
Georgia Budget Primer 2018 7/12/2017
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Oklahoma already led the nation in cuts to K-12 education. Now we lead in cuts to higher ed too. 7/11/2017
California
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
What Might Federal "Back-Door" Vouchers Mean for California, and What are State Policy Makers' Options? 7/11/2017
Mississippi
Other
Blog
Who Are Suspensions Really Costing? 7/8/2017
Maine
Funding
Report
What Happens When Those With the Most Pay the Least Taxes? 7/7/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Issue Brief
State Budget Proposals: Failing to Meet the Challenges Ahead 7/1/2017
Connecticut
Early Education
Press Release
Assessing Quality in Connecticut's Early Childhood System 7/1/2017
Connecticut
Early Education
Issue Brief
The Economic Benefits of High-Quality Early Care 7/1/2017
Vermont
Funding
Blog
Reduce school tax volatility 6/29/2017
Maine
Higher Education
Blog
Maine Lawmakers Need to Protect Student Loan Borrowers 6/23/2017
Arizona
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
School Vouchers and Why They are Not Good for Arizona Public Schools 6/23/2017
Washington
Funding
Blog
Final Budget Makes Progress on Community Investments - For Now 6/21/2017
Michigan
Early Education
Report
School Aid and Education Conference Committees Include Expanded Funding for Early Learning and High-Poverty Schools 6/20/2017
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Medicaid Cuts Threaten Student Learning, School District Finances 6/19/2017
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
DC Pursues Promising Approach: Shared Business Services for Home-Based Providers of Early Care and Education 6/14/2017
Hawaii
Other
Report
Hawaii's Child Well-Being 17th in Latest National Rankings 6/13/2017
Maine
Funding
Press Release
Senate Republican Vote Defies Will of Voters, Compromises Current and Future School Funding to Give Tax Cuts to Wealthy 6/13/2017
Massachusetts
Other
Fact Sheet
Massachusetts Leads Nation in Education: Federal Budget Proposals Could Have Wide-Ranging Impacts 6/13/2017
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Trump's Education Budget: Less Support for Schools, Heavier Student Debt Burdens 6/9/2017
Georgia
Funding
Report
School District Funding Squeeze Continues 6/8/2017
Idaho
Funding
Report
Trends in Tuition at Idaho’s Public Colleges and Universities: Critical Context for the State’s Education Goals 6/8/2017
California
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Back-Door Vouchers: Will Some States' Circumvention of Prohibitions Against Private School Vouchers Be a Model for the Trump Administration? 6/5/2017
Ohio
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Expanding vouchers chips away at public schools 6/5/2017
Maine
Funding
Blog
Republican Education Funding Plan Would Raise Property Taxes 6/1/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Knock Down Barriers Between Georgia Students and College Graduation 5/31/2017
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Trump Budget Proposal Would Slash Investments in Anti-Poverty Programs, Shift Costs to Maryland 5/25/2017
California
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
School Vouchers: What They Are and Why they are Problematic 5/25/2017
Michigan
Higher Education
Issue Brief
Michigan Must Invest Further in Postsecondary Education and Financial Aid to Improve Economic Security for All 5/17/2017
Minnesota
Higher Education
Blog
Legislature's Higher Education Budget Makes Some Financial Aid Investments but Missed Important Opportunity 5/16/2017
Texas
Funding
Blog
Promising School Finance Bills Stuck in Texas Legislative Limbo 5/9/2017
Michigan
Funding
Report
League Advocates for Improvements in Education from Cradle to Career 5/9/2017
Massachusetts
Vocational Schools
Report
New Study Finds High Quality Career and Technical Education Can Significantly Improve Student Outcomes 5/9/2017
Florida
Funding
Blog
State Legislative Funding for Public Schools Still Lags Levels from 10 Years Ago 5/3/2017
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Georgia Lawmakers Press for More Lottery Dollars for Education 4/28/2017
Virginia
Funding
Report
Demonstrated Harm: Cuts to School Funding are Hurting Virginia Classrooms 4/26/2017
Mississippi
Other
Blog
School Climate Should Support Student Achievement 4/20/2017
California
Funding
Blog
President Trump's Proposal to Eliminate Federal Support for Certain K-12 Programs Would Hurt Economically Disadvantaged Students in Every Part of California 4/18/2017
North Carolina
Funding
Fact Sheet
Education Funding Summary 4/18/2017
Pennsylvania
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Still No Accountability with Taxpayer-Funded Vouchers for Private and Religious School Tuition 4/5/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
College Students Squeezed as State Shrinks its Share of School Costs 4/5/2017
Texas
Funding
Blog
The Ups and Downs of School Finance: Protecting the Floor While Raising the Ceiling 4/4/2017
Washington
Early Education
Blog
Early Learning Improves Kindergarten Readiness and Reduces Disparities for Kids of Color 4/4/2017
Massachusetts
Other
Report
Learning Uninterrupted: Supporting Positive Culture and Bahavior in Students 4/3/2017
Maryland
Higher Education
Blog
Nothing But Debt: March Madness, Maryland Schools Edition 4/3/2017
North Carolina
Class Size
Issue Brief
Class-Size Chaos 4/1/2017
Ohio
Funding
Report
Kasich budget underfunds education 3/31/2017
West Virginia
Funding
Issue Brief
State Budget Cuts Hit Higher Education Hard 3/27/2017
District of Columbia
Funding
Blog
Mayor Bowser Should Put DC Students Ahead of Tax Cuts 3/21/2017
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
For the first time, lawmakers were found guilty of supplanting lottery funds for schools 3/15/2017
Arkansas
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Privatizing Education Puts Our Kids and Our Democracy at Risk 3/14/2017
Colorado
Inequity
Blog
Widespread Funding Inequities Now Plague School Districts Across Colorado 3/14/2017
Colorado
Funding
Fact Sheet
Shrinking Funding for Colorado's Schools: A Timeline of School Finance Legislation and Consequences 3/8/2017
Mississippi
Other
Blog
Chronic Absenteeism: A Student Success Indicator Under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) 3/7/2017
Maryland
Inequity
Report
Every Child Deserves a Chance to Learn 3/6/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Governor’s Proposed Budget for Higher Education 3/2/2017
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Where teacher raises are needed most 3/1/2017
New Mexico
Inequity
Fact Sheet
College affordability in New Mexico is out of balance 3/1/2017
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Ballooning Tax Credit for Private School Scholarships 2/27/2017
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
Another Victim of Federal Medicaid Cuts: DC Schools 2/23/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Blog
Voices from the Capitol: Funding Education, Minimum Wage, and More 2/21/2017
Georgia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Education Savings Accounts Carry Huge Price Tag 2/21/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Governor’s Proposed Budget for Early Care and Education 2/21/2017
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Partnership in Peril: Federal Funding at Risk for State Programs Relied On By Massachusetts Residents 2/16/2017
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
To Make Early Learners a Priority Invest More in Child Care Subsidies 2/15/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of the Governor’s Proposed Budget for K-12 Education 2/14/2017
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
Overview: 2018 Fiscal Year Budget for Higher Education 2/13/2017
Connecticut
Early Education
Blog
Voices from the Capitol: Keeping the Office of Early Childhood Whole 2/6/2017
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview 2019: Fiscal Year Budget for K-12 Education 2/5/2017
North Carolina
Funding
Report
Financing Education in North Carolina 2/1/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Blog
Voices from the Capitol: Tax Loopholes, Education, and DCF Settlement 1/30/2017
Washington
Funding
Blog
It's Time to Strenthen Our Property Tax Code To Invest In Schools 1/27/2017
Arizona
Funding
Blog
What is in Governor Ducey's Budget for Education and Families? 1/26/2017
Maryland
Funding
Blog
Proposed Budget Moves Maryland Backwards by Cutting Key Investments in Health, Education, Housing 1/24/2017
Florida
Other
Blog
National Rankings for Public Schools Mixed 1/19/2017
Idaho
Funding
Report
Investing in Public Education: Evaluating the Trajectory of Reinvestment in Idaho's Education System 1/16/2017
Wisconsin
Funding
Report
Budget Cuts and Teacher Shortages: With Fewer Resources, Schools Struggle to Find Teachers 1/12/2017
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
California's Support for K-12 Education is Improving, but Still Lags the Nation 1/1/2017
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Equal Funding for Equal Effort: A Model to Reform Property Tax Funding for Local Education in Connecticut 1/1/2017
Maryland
Inequity
Report
Expanding Educational Opportunity in Maryland: The Role of Funding Formulas in Increasing Equity 1/1/2017
Kansas
Higher Education
Report
The Cost of Admission: Higher Education in Kansas 1/1/2017
Massachusetts
Vocational Schools
Report
Skills for Our Future: Vocational Education in Massachusetts 12/13/2016
Montana
Extracurricular
Report
Continued Preservation of Tribal Languages in Montana 12/1/2016
Massachusetts
Vocational Schools
Fact Sheet
Issue in Brief: Vocational Education 11/25/2016
Florida
Other
Blog
Making Florida Number One in Education 11/22/2016
Ohio
Early Education
Blog
Ohio’s littlest learners make big strides 11/18/2016
Kansas
Funding
Blog
Guest Commentary, Part One: End the March to Zero 11/16/2016
Maine
Funding
Blog
Mainers Vote for MECEP-backed Initiatives to Raise the Minimum Wage, Rollback Tax Breaks for the Wealthy to Fund Education 11/15/2016
Virginia
Inequity
Report
Increasingly Separate and Unequal in U.S. and Virginia Schools 11/4/2016
Maine
Funding
Blog
Passage of Question 2 Would Reverse Years of State Education Cuts and Austerity Spending Levels 11/1/2016
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
When K-12 schools are underfunded… (Guest post: Elizabeth Smith) 10/31/2016
Florida
Funding
Blog
Florida Public School Investment Lags Pre-Recession Levels 10/27/2016
Arizona
Funding
Blog
New Study Finds Investment in Public K-12 Education Continues to Drop 10/26/2016
Louisiana
Higher Education
Blog
Amendment 2 is the Wrong Solution to College Funding Crisis 10/25/2016
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Kentucky Continues Decline as One of Worst States for K-12 Core Funding Cuts 10/20/2016
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
However you count it, Oklahoma’s per pupil education funding is way down 10/20/2016
North Carolina
Teacher Pay
Report
Economy That Works for All: Attract—and Keep—High-Quality Teachers in the Classroom with Competitive Pay 10/19/2016
Maine
Funding
Blog
No Communities Will Lose Education Funding as a Result of Question 2 10/19/2016
Maine
Funding
Blog
Demystifying Maine's School Funding Formula to Show how Question 2 Will Move Our Students to the Head of the Class 10/17/2016
Louisiana
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Closing the Private School Loophole 10/13/2016
Michigan
Inequity
Blog
It's Time to End Racial Inequity in Education 10/13/2016
California
Capital Outlay
Blog
Whether or Not Voters Approve Proposition 51, Inequities in California's K-12 School Facilities Funding System Are Likely to Continue 10/7/2016
Michigan
Inequity
Report
Race, Place, and Policy Matter in Education 10/6/2016
California
Capital Outlay
Report
Proposition 51: Should California Voters Approve Bonds to Pay for School Facilities? 10/1/2016
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
California's Spending Per Student has Increased Due to Proposition 30, but Still Trails the Rest of the US 10/1/2016
Kansas
Higher Education
Press Release
Affordable Higher Education Set to Become the Next Casualty of Failed Tax Policy 9/29/2016
North Carolina
Funding
Issue Brief
Fair Funding for Charter Schools: Mission Accomplished 9/28/2016
Texas
Funding
Blog
Let’s Renovate Our School Finance System 9/26/2016
Washington
Funding
Blog
McCleary Reality Check: Legitimate Solutions Required to Fully Fund Schools 9/23/2016
Maine
Funding
Blog
New MECEP Report: Question 2 Will Raise More than $150 Million Annually to Invest in Student Learning 9/20/2016
Maine
Funding
Report
Moving Maine Students to the Head of the Class 9/19/2016
Georgia
Higher Education
Blog
When HOPE Falls Short, Georgia Loses 9/16/2016
Virginia
Funding
Fact Sheet
K-12 Education: Demographics and Funding for Select School Divisions (2016) 9/14/2016
New Mexico
Funding
Report
New Mexico Public School Funding through the Great Recession and Beyond 8/31/2016
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
Back to School: Focusing on Mental Health 8/31/2016
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
New federal education law could change how we fund high-poverty schools 8/29/2016
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
Five Things you Should Know about Student Mobility in DC 8/24/2016
Georgia
Funding
Report
Georgia Budget Primer 2016 8/1/2016
District of Columbia
Teacher Pay
Blog
Improving the Economic Security of DC's Early Care and Education Workforce 7/28/2016
Texas
Early Education
Blog
When Debating School Finance, Don’t Leave out Pre-K 7/20/2016
Kentucky
Funding
Issue Brief
Performance Funding in Kentucky Should Promote Successful Outcomes for All Students 7/18/2016
Georgia
Teacher Pay
Blog
Teacher Compensation a Contentious Issue for Education Reform Commission 7/15/2016
Idaho
Funding
Blog
Wonky Word of the Week: School Funding Formula 7/15/2016
District of Columbia
Students Served
Blog
Shoring Up Educational Support for DC's Homeless Students 6/23/2016
District of Columbia
Other
Blog
What Does the New ESSA Law Mean for How We Measure Progress in DC Schools? 6/7/2016
North Carolina
Vouchers/School choice
Fact Sheet
Oppose Budget Voucher Expansion 6/1/2016
North Carolina
Vouchers/School choice
Issue Brief
Changes to Opportunity Scholarship program would cost NC millions 6/1/2016
Virginia
Inequity
Report
Weighing Support for Virginia’s Students 6/1/2016
Oklahoma
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
In its current form, Education Savings Accounts proposal would widen inequality (Guest post: John Lepine) 5/31/2016
Vermont
Higher Education
Blog
Vermont needs to make higher education more affordable 5/25/2016
Florida
Higher Education
Report
Florida Higher Education Funding Lags Pre-Recession Levels, Shifts Burden to Families 5/25/2016
Washington
Funding
Blog
Much Work Remains to Be Done to Fund Schools 5/19/2016
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Counting Kids at School: 6 Steps to Better Numbers 5/14/2016
District of Columbia
Extracurricular
Blog
Without DC Trust: What is the Path Forward for Supporting Afterschool and Summer Programs for Youth? 5/9/2016
District of Columbia
Early Education
Blog
DC Should Fund a Better Start for Struggling Young Children 5/4/2016
District of Columbia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
A Changing Landscape: Examing How Public Charter School Enrollment is Growing in DC 4/28/2016
Oregon
Funding
Blog
Are some lawmakers confused about Oregon education funding and budget basics? 4/21/2016
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Cuts to education spending hurt more than just our children (Guest post: Christiaan Mitchell) 4/21/2016
California
Funding
Blog
When Do Increases in Local Property Tax Revenues Help the State's General Fund? 4/19/2016
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Education Reform Commission Begins Work on New K-12 Funding Formula 4/16/2016
Kansas
Funding
Report
Kansas Public Education: The Foundation for Economic Growth 4/6/2016
Massachusetts
Vouchers/School choice
Report
Charter School Funding, Explained 4/6/2016
California
Funding
Blog
Is the Local Control Funding Formula Improving Education for English Learners? 4/6/2016
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Why charter schools get an outsize share of mid-year State Aid funding (Guest Post: Shannon Meeks) 4/4/2016
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Impact of the Governor's, Republican, and Democrat Proposed FY 2017 Budget on Children and Families 4/1/2016
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of Recent Legislative Action on Higher Education 3/30/2016
Virginia
Funding
Report
Missing the Mark in School Support 3/28/2016
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
A Summary of Recent Legislative Action on Education 3/21/2016
Iowa
Funding
Fact Sheet
IFP Statement: Governor Diverts Revenue - And Attention From Choices on Water and Schools 3/8/2016
Virginia
Funding
Report
Taking the Best Step Forward in Supporting Schools 3/4/2016
Idaho
Funding
Blog
Education Funding Chart Packet 3/1/2016
Idaho
Funding
Report
Trends in Idaho's Education Funding Over the Past Decade 3/1/2016
Connecticut
Funding
Issue Brief
Testimony Regarding the Governor's Proposed Budget for K-12 Education 2/25/2016
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Teacher pay raise proposals probably going nowhere this session 2/18/2016
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Proposed Low-Income Student Changes Would Have Varied Chapter 70 Impact 2/17/2016
Texas
Funding
Blog
It’s Time to Remodel Our School Finance System 2/8/2016
California
Funding
Issue Brief
Governor's Estimate of State Savings from Proposition 47 Raises Questions 2/1/2016
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Impact of the Governor's Proposed FY 2017 Budget on Children and Families 2/1/2016
North Carolina
Funding
Issue Brief
Tax Cuts Hurt Education for All 1/28/2016
Georgia
Funding
Blog
State Education Cuts Still Linger for School Districts 1/27/2016
Missouri
Funding
Blog
State of State Prep: Health & Education 1/20/2016
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Building a Strong Economy: The Roles of Education, Transportation, and Tax Policy 1/15/2016
Missouri
Funding
Blog
What's at Stake in Education? Our Kids' Futures 1/13/2016
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview: 2017 Fiscal Year Budget for K-12 Education 1/1/2016
Massachusetts
Class Time
Report
Extended Learning Time Grants 1/1/2016
Connecticut
Funding
Report
What the Data Show: K-12 Spending Down 1/1/2016
Ohio
Funding
Blog
Ohio’s underachieving support of higher education 12/23/2015
Kentucky
Other
Report
Facing Challenges with the New GED TEst in Kentucky 12/22/2015
Arkansas
Funding
Report
Wealth, Education, and the Opportunity Gap 12/18/2015
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Study shows higher teacher pay would ease teacher shortage, boost student outcomes 12/16/2015
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
Proposed Limit Would Restrict New Resources for Schools, Even as Amended 12/16/2015
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Oklahoma’s teacher shortage is not just about salaries (Guest Post: John Lepine) 12/14/2015
Idaho
Funding
Fact Sheet
School Funding in Idaho Still Well Below 2008 Level 12/11/2015
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
New report: Oklahoma’s education funding per student drops even more 12/10/2015
Louisiana
Funding
Report
Education Support Still Lower than Before the Recession 12/10/2015
Kentucky
Funding
Blog
Kentucky's Funding Cuts to Schools among Nation's Deepest 12/10/2015
Arizona
Funding
Blog
Arizona Third Worst in Cuts to K-12 Education 12/10/2015
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
OCPA’s ‘alternative’ for funding teacher raises proves it can’t be done without new taxes 11/19/2015
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
California's Support for K-12 Education Ranks Low by Almost Any Measure 11/1/2015
Arkansas
Funding
Report
What Schools Need to Succeed: A Look at Three Schools 10/30/2015
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Oklahoma lottery’s contribution to education reaches new low 10/21/2015
Missouri
Funding
Report
Investing in Our Students: K-12 Education 10/19/2015
Missouri
Early Education
Report
Investing in a Strong Start: Early Education 10/19/2015
Mississippi
Other
Blog
Low Graduation Rates Leave Mississippi Students at Risk 10/19/2015
Georgia
Funding
Report
Funding Committee Comes Up Short for Georgia's Students 10/15/2015
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Long-Awaited State K-12 Funding Overhaul Underachieves 10/10/2015
District of Columbia
Funding
Fact Sheet
"At-Risk" Funding for High-Poverty Schools 10/1/2015
Arizona
Funding
Blog
Return on Education: Arizona Schools Count on Prop 301 Sales Tax 9/28/2015
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
OCPA’s ‘alternative’ for funding teacher raises proves it can’t be done without new taxes 9/19/2015
District of Columbia
Vouchers/School choice
Op-Ed
What We Know about Charter School Finances 9/18/2015
Oklahoma
Teacher Pay
Blog
Cost-of-living doesn’t make up for Oklahoma’s low teacher pay 9/9/2015
Georgia
Funding
Report
Student Success in the Balance: Georgia's Path to School Funding Reform Reaches Crossroads 9/1/2015
Arizona
Funding
Blog
Return on Education: What Does the State Land Trust Mean for Arizona? 8/27/2015
Wisconsin
Funding
Blog
Fewer Teachers, Less Experienced Teachers Mean Challenges for Wisconsin’s Public Schools 8/25/2015
District of Columbia
Funding
Op-Ed
Picking Priorities: How DC Council's Tax Plan Undermines the City's Commitments to Schools and Affordable Housing 8/21/2015
Arizona
Funding
Blog
Arizona's Education Funding is Short-Changing Our State's Children 8/20/2015
District of Columbia
Vouchers/School choice
Report
A Look at DC Public Charter School Finances: Revenue and Spending Per Student 8/5/2015
Arkansas
Funding
Report
AACF Guide to School Funding: Where Does it Come From? Where Does it Go? 8/1/2015
Connecticut
Funding
Report
Impact of the Final FY 2016 Budget on Children and Families 8/1/2015
Mississippi
Inequity
Blog
Poverty and Education: Third Grade Reading Gate 6/12/2015
Connecticut
Early Education
Blog
Early Care and Education Progress Data Tables 2014, Part 2: Educational Attainment of Early Childhood Workforce 6/9/2015
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Chapter 70 Aid 6/1/2015
Georgia
Funding
Blog
Education Reform Commission - Can We Talk About the Cost? 5/27/2015
Louisiana
Early Education
Blog
The Importance of Early Care and Education 4/8/2015
Minnesota
Funding
Blog
Senate Targets Focus on Education, More Limited Tax Target 3/27/2015
District of Columbia
Funding
Report
Investing in Our Kids: District of Columbia School Finance Primer 3/25/2015
Mississippi
Inequity
Blog
Education is the Key to Helping Kids Living in Poverty 3/20/2015
New York
Inequity
Issue Brief
Policy Brief: Schools and Poverty 3/17/2015
Oregon
Funding
Blog
Oregon’s Higher Ed Cuts In Perspective 3/6/2015
Georgia
Other
Report
Opportunity School District Needs Transparency, Community Role 3/1/2015
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Increased Funding for Schools and Community Colleges Depends on Higher Revenues 3/1/2015
Illinois
Funding
Blog
Governor Rauner Chooses Reckless Cuts 2/20/2015
Connecticut
Funding
Press Release
Report: Governor's Proposal Balances Budget on Backs of Children 2/19/2015
Arkansas
Inequity
Report
Education in the Post Lake View Era: A 2015 Update on Closing the Achievement Gap 2/1/2015
Missouri
Funding
Report
Revenue Levels Hinder Growth: Historical Trends Show There is a Better Way 1/20/2015
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview: 2016 Fiscal Year Budget for K-12 Education 1/1/2015
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Oklahoma school funding: Even worse than you thought (Guest post: Ryan Gentzler) 12/18/2014
Kentucky
Funding
Report
New Report Argues for Funding Proven Strategies to Enhance K-12 Student Achievement 12/11/2014
Georgia
Funding
Report
Money Matters: Increased Education Investment Linked to Higher Achievement 12/1/2014
Illinois
Early Education
Fact Sheet
We Are a Stronger Illinois When We Invest in High Quality Preschool 12/1/2014
Kentucky
Higher Education
Testimony
Testimony: College Affordability in Kentucky 11/17/2014
Illinois
Extracurricular
Fact Sheet
We Are a Stronger Illinois When We Invest in Afterschool Opportunities for Our Youth 11/1/2014
Massachusetts
Class Time
Report
Beyond the Bell: Options for Increased Learning Time 11/1/2014
Illinois
Funding
Blog
Erosion of State Per Student K-12 Funding Weakens Illinois 10/17/2014
Maine
Funding
Report
Maine's Recent School Funding Cuts Among the Nation's Deepest 10/16/2014
Georgia
Class Size
Report
Cutting Class to Make Ends Meet 10/1/2014
Kansas
Funding
Report
Quality at Risk: Impact of Education Cuts 9/1/2014
Michigan
Funding
Report
Funding for Third Grade Reading and Adult Education Threatened in House Budget 9/1/2014
Georgia
Funding
Report
The Schoolhouse Squeeze 2014 9/1/2014
Mississippi
Other
Blog
Lawmakers Must Ensure Full Support for Third Grade Reading Gate to See Success 8/22/2014
Louisiana
Other
Blog
Nearly 368,000 Louisiana Students Could Eat Free at School 8/18/2014
Illinois
Early Education
Fact Sheet
Disparities In Access to Preschool in Illinois: Overview of Key Findings 8/1/2014
Michigan
Funding
Fact Sheet
Education Funding Lags in Michigan 8/1/2014
Massachusetts
Other
Report
Uplifting the Whole Child: Using Wraparound Services to Overcome Social Barriers to Learning 8/1/2014
Connecticut
Early Education
Issue Brief
Investing in the Early Years: A Great Return for Kids and for Connecticut 8/1/2014
Idaho
Funding
Report
Idaho Public School Funding 1980 to 2013 8/1/2014
District of Columbia
Students Served
Report
Unlocking Opportunities: Services that Help Poor Children Succeed in the Classroom 7/31/2014
Michigan
Early Education
Report
Preschool Boosted, Per-Pupil Funding Increased in Education Budgets Signed by Governor 7/23/2014
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Analyzing the State Budget for FY 2015 7/2/2014
Idaho
Funding
Report
Six Key Facts About Idaho's Revenue Shortage and Our Declining Economic Performance 7/1/2014
California
Early Education
Report
Five Things You Need to Know About California's Child Care and Development System 6/6/2014
Georgia
Funding
Report
Education Funding Overview 6/1/2014
Mississippi
Funding
Blog
Mississippi Children Continue to Lack Needed Resources 4/30/2014
Minnesota
Funding
Blog
Budget Bills Make Additional Investments in Education 4/15/2014
Colorado
Funding
Blog
Rebuilding from Colorado's K-12 Funding Cuts: A History Lesson 4/8/2014
Illinois
Funding
Blog
A Tale of Two Budgets: The Bad Budget 4/7/2014
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
That’s a Whopper: Total revenue is a false measure of school funding 4/3/2014
Massachusetts
Early Education
Report
Building a Foundation for Success 4/1/2014
Connecticut
Inequity
Issue Brief
Choice Watch: Diversity and Access in Connecticut's School Choice Programs 4/1/2014
Illinois
Early Education
Report
Early Childhood Funding at the Community Level: A Case Study from Illinois 3/1/2014
Missouri
Funding
Report
A Shaky Foundation: Missouri Underfunding the School Formula 3/1/2014
Kentucky
Higher Education
Report
New Commitment to Need-Based Financial Aid Critical in Context of Rising Tuition 2/25/2014
Illinois
Early Education
Fact Sheet
The Erosion of Early Childhood Investments in Illinois 2/1/2014
California
Funding
Issue Brief
K-12 Education in the Governor's Proposed 2014-15 Budget: Increased Revenues Boost Funding for Schools 1/30/2014
Oklahoma
Funding
Blog
Feed our starving educational system, Oklahoma (Guest Post: Bailey Perkins) 1/16/2014
Georgia
Funding
Report
Overview 2015: Fiscal Year Budget for K-12 Education 1/1/2014
Connecticut
Other
Issue Brief
Raise the Grade: Improving Educational Opportunities for Children in State Care 1/1/2014
Kentucky
Funding
Issue Brief
Vast Inequality in Wealth Means Poor School Districts Are Less Able to Rely on Local Property Taxes. 12/11/2013
Georgia
Funding
Report
Cutting Class to Make Ends Meet 2013 11/6/2013
Idaho
Funding
Blog
Reader's View: Idaho's Level of Education Spending is Telling 10/24/2013
Kentucky
Funding
Report
Budget Cuts Further Widen Education Funding Gaps 10/21/2013
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Rising to the Challenge: Why Greater Investment in K-12 Education Matters for California's Students 10/3/2013
Massachusetts
Funding
Issue Brief
Census Data Show Massachusetts Has Untapped Capacity to Invest in Public Education 10/1/2013
Colorado
Funding
Blog
Report Finds Investments in Education like Amendment 66 Best Way to Boost Workforce and State's Economy 9/23/2013
Georgia
Funding
Report
The Schoolhouse Squeeze 2013 9/23/2013
Colorado
Funding
Report
Amendment 66 Economic Analysis: Investing in Education will Boost the Economy 9/18/2013
Mississippi
Funding
Blog
New Study Shows Funding for Education in Mississippi is Moving Backwards 9/12/2013
Louisiana
Funding
Report
State Budget Cuts Gut Public Education Education Funding 9/12/2013
Massachusetts
Other
Report
Economic Policy Institute: A Well-Educated Workforce is Key to State Prosperity 8/22/2013
Oregon
Funding
Press Release
Improving Educational Attainment Is Best Way to Strengthen Oregon Economy 8/22/2013
Iowa
Funding
Report
A Well-Educated Workforce is Key to State Prosperity 8/22/2013
Kansas
Funding
Issue Brief
Kansas Schools Struggle with Recent Budget Cuts 8/1/2013
Maine
Other
Report
The GED Matters: Making Sure Maine Gets the Right Equivalency Test to Meet the Needs of Low-Income Adult Learners 7/1/2013
Georgia
Funding
Report
GBPI 2014 Primer: Education 7/1/2013
Mississippi
Higher Education
Blog
School is Out, But Are Students Set For College Success? 6/11/2013
Massachusetts
Funding
Issue Brief
Ed Reform at Twenty: What's Worked, What's Changed, and What's Next 6/1/2013
California
Inequity
Report
Moving Forward: Addressing Inequities in School Finance Through the Governor's Local Control Funding Formula 5/9/2013
Connecticut
Early Education
Report
Connecticut Early Care and Education, Progress Report, 2012 5/1/2013
Minnesota
Higher Education
Blog
Minnesota Needs to Renew Investments in Higher Education 3/19/2013
Louisiana
Funding
Report
Executive Budget: Failure to Consider Revenue Means Deep Cuts to Education and Health Care 2/22/2013
Maine
Funding
Fact Sheet
Education Funding Falters in Maine 2/6/2013
Minnesota
Funding
Blog
Governor Dayton's Budget Proposal Part 3: Education 2/5/2013
Washington
Funding
Report
A Paramount Duty: Funding Education for McCleary and Beyond 2/1/2013
Oklahoma
Funding
Fact Sheet
Oklahoma’s New Third Grade Retention Law 2/1/2013
Mississippi
Vouchers/School choice
Blog
Tax Credits for Private School Tuition: The Wrong Approach for Mississippi Students 1/31/2013
Mississippi
Students Served
Blog
What You Need to Knowk About Developmental Education 1/22/2013
Kentucky
Funding
Issue Brief
Governor's Austere Budget Gives Small Bump to K-12, Cuts Funding for Many Areas 1/22/2013
Massachusetts
Early Education
Report
Declines in Spending on Early Education and Care in Massachusetts 1/16/2013
Massachusetts
Early Education
Issue Brief
Economic Gains from Early Education and Care 1/16/2013
Kansas
Funding
Issue Brief
Governor's Budget Proposal Would Dig Kansas' Education Funding Hole Even Deeper 1/1/2013
Kansas
Funding
Issue Brief
Kansas Staring Up from a Deep Education Funding Hole 1/1/2013
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Public School Funding in Massachusetts: Where We Are, What Has Changed, and How We Compare to Other States 12/1/2012
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
The Rise and Fall of Local Aid in Massachusetts 12/1/2012
Georgia
Class Size
Report
Survey Says: Trouble for Schools 11/8/2012
Arkansas
Other
Report
Reading to Learn: The Importance of Reading by the End of Third Grade in Arkansas 11/1/2012
Mississippi
Funding
Blog
School Cuts Undermine Mississippi's Future 9/10/2012
Georgia
Early Education
Report
Georgia's Pre-K Program at Risk 8/30/2012
California
Funding
Issue Brief
How Do California Schools Get and Spend Their Money? 5/23/2012
Arkansas
Early Education
Report
Pre-K: Access to Success in Arkansas 5/1/2012
Arkansas
Other
Report
An Arkansas Student Bill of Rights: Giving Students the Opportunity to Learn 5/1/2012
Iowa
Early Education
Issue Brief
Iowa's Investments in a Child's First 2,000 Days 4/19/2012
Arkansas
Funding
Issue Brief
A Citizen's Guide to Arkansas Public School Financing 3/1/2012
Louisiana
Vouchers/School choice
Issue Brief
Governor Jindal's School Voucher Plan Gets an 'F' For Accountability 2/1/2012
Massachusetts
Funding
Report
Cutting Class: Underfunding the Foundation Budget's Core Education Program 11/27/2011
Washington
Funding
Report
Declining Support for Education Threatens Economic Growth 11/16/2011
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
A Decade of Disinvestment: California Education Spending Nears the Bottom 10/12/2011
Kentucky
Funding
Fact Sheet
State has Cut Education Funding Substantially From Pre-Recession Levels 10/11/2011
Connecticut
Funding
Fact Sheet
Problems with Connecticut's Education Cost Sharing Grant 2/1/2011
Massachusetts
Funding
Fact Sheet
Demystifying the Chapter 70 Formula: How the Massachusetts Education Funding System Works 12/7/2010
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Pepperdine University's Analysis of California K-12 Expenditures Should Be Used with Caution 12/1/2010
Arkansas
Other
Report
Carried Over: Arkansas Students are Left Behind When Schools Stockpile Poverty Money 11/1/2010
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Race to the Bottom? California's Support for Schools Lags the Nation 10/6/2010
Massachusetts
Funding
Issue Brief
Chapter 70 Funding Options for K-12 Education 4/12/2010
Connecticut
Early Education
Fact Sheet
It's Not Easy Being Three: The Effects on Young Children of Funding Cuts and the Absense of a State Budget 8/1/2009
Maine
Funding
Issue Brief
Maximizing Maine's Educational Investments, Optimizing Results 2/12/2009
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
Fewer Students, Greater Challenges: Declining Enrollment in California's Schools 11/1/2008
Oregon
Funding
Commentary
Hands Off Our School Children’s Recession Cookie Jar 10/4/2008
Connecticut
Funding
Issue Brief
High Quality Education and Training: A Proven Investment in Connecticut's Future 9/1/2008
California
Funding
Fact Sheet
How California's School Districts Spend Their Funds 8/1/2008
Maine
Funding
Issue Brief
What's Next for School Funding Reform? 6/1/2008
Oregon
Teacher Pay
Commentary
Leave No Teacher Behind, If You Want the Best Schools 5/30/2008
Minnesota
Funding
Blog
Budget Conference Committee Agrees on K-12 Education 4/30/2008
Connecticut
Early Education
Fact Sheet
School Readiness: What We Need to do to get Kids "Ready by Five" 3/1/2008
Arkansas
Inequity
Report
Education in the Post Lake View Era: What is Arkansas Doing to Close the Achievement Gap? 2/1/2008
Connecticut
Inequity
Report
Connecticut Youth Opportunity Atlast 3/1/2007
Arkansas
Early Education
Report
An Economic Analysis of Pre-K in Arkansas 11/1/2006
Oregon
Funding
Press Release
New Study Finds Schools Spending Initiative “100 Percent Phony” - The “65 percent solution” is a political gimmick 10/31/2006
Illinois
Early Education
Report
Early Learning Left Out: Public Spending on Children's Education and Development in Illinois 8/1/2005