More Textbook Aid, Unrestricted Spending Proposed in Calif. Budget

January 2004
Educational Marketer;1/19/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p3
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Reports on the move of K-12 educational publisher to oppose the proposed 2004-2005 state budget for education in California. Possibility of increase overall spending on public schools that could threatens to remove designated allocations for instructional materials; Problem of higher education due to reduction in enrollment in state colleges and universities and potential student fee hikes; Suggestion of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to provide separate funding category and lumping state allocations for textbooks and materials.


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