Stagnant Funding May Threaten Public School Progress: NEA
- Ohio Lawmakers to Tackle Tricky Job of School Reform. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;12/27/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31045, p1
Reports on the restructuring of the financing of Ohio's public schools. Discrimination against poor districts; Funding innovations in the state budget.
- Ohio Supreme Court to Reconsider School Funding Case. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;11/5/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31258, p41
Reports on the decision by the Ohio Supreme Court to reconsider its ruling issued on September 6, 2001 that orders the state to spend more money on schools. Amount to be spent by the state on schools in 2001; Details of the ruling; Other rulings by the Court on the overhauling of school funding...
- Montgomery County, Md., Council Passes $2.9 Billion Budget for Coming Year. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;5/20/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31390, p5
Reports the approval of a billion operating budget for the year 2003 in Montgomery County, Maryland. Use of the budget in public school systems; Total capital budget for 2003; Effectivity of the budget proposal.
- Public Facilities, Schools Drive Increase in Issuance. Sigo, Shelly; DeSue, Tedra; Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;8/15/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31450, p25
Reports the increasing issuance of bonds among the public schools in the U.S. Improvement of the schools in the region; Acceleration of construction projects; Decline of the interest rates.
- Chicago's Education Continues. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/30/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31502, p1
Reports on the allocation of general obligation bonds for public schools in Chicago, Illinois. Description of the current interest-rate environment; Emergence of derivative products; Issuance of bond as variable rate.
- Around the Statesï¿½. // Educational Marketer;3/30/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p8
The article reports that public schools in Grand Haven, Michigan have approved 275,000 U.S. dollar spending on several K-8 math textbooks.
- State Funding of K-12 Education Rises a Bit In 2003; Local Schools Shoulder More of the Burden. // Educational Marketer;7/15/2002, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p1
Focuses on efforts to increase funding for U.S. public schools for 2002. Increase in cigarette taxes and other state fees; Maintenance of amount of general aid to local schools; Statewide spending growth for 2003 fiscal year.
- Schools and property tax reform remain top issues. // Crain's Chicago Business;12/08/97, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p10
Editorial. States that Illinois General Assembly approved its $485-million public school funding package in November, 1997. How school districts throughout the state will utilize the funds.
- Vermont, with a surplus on the way, sees it frugal reputation returning. Kaplan, David // Bond Buyer;05/18/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30395, p1
Focuses on the public school funding issue in Vermont. Impact of the centralized school funding plan on tax collection; Expected surplus in the state's budget for fiscal 1998; Changes made in the property tax structure which is the primary source of school funding; Rating on the state's debt.