Category: Education

Report of inequitable CARES distribution highlights bigger school finance problems, advocates say "Lockers at school" by Brett Levin Photography is licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, PLS, Recent

Report of inequitable CARES distribution highlights bigger school finance problems, advocates say

Originally published Dec. 8, 2020 for The PLS Reporter. On the heels of a PA Schools Work report last week that concluded that Pennsylvania has failed to keep up with the rising costs of special education, comes a new report which found that poor school districts received less emergency CARES money compared to their wealthy counterparts. The […]

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As under-enrollment trend continues, AISD searches for ways to keep kids and money in district
Austin Monitor, Education

As under-enrollment trend continues, AISD searches for ways to keep kids and money in district

Originally published August 2, 2018 for the Austin Monitor The Austin Independent School District’s enrollment numbers are predicted to continue their downward trend in the coming school year, affecting long-term district decisions regarding budgeting and other financial policy. According to the most recent demographic study, the district will lose an estimated 4,266 students by 2026. […]

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