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- Property Taxes for Schools: Where Next? Garvue, Robert J. // Educational Leadership;Nov1972, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p107
The article examines the status of financing schools through local property taxes in the United States. Some of the deficiencies cited for the use of local property taxes in school finance include the perception that it is a poor measure of either ability to pay or benefits received, it is...
- SCHOOL FINANCE REFORM: AN UNRESOLVED ISSUE ACROSS THE NATION. Walter, Franklin B.; Sweetland, Scott R. // Education;Fall2003, Vol. 124 Issue 1, p143
The history of public school finance reform is long and varied. In the beginning, reforms sought to fund basic education; later, specialized education programs were funded. Today, national concerns for equity are pressing while addressing adequacy remains elusive. Part of the problem in...
- Citywide improvement project completed. // American School & University;Jan1998, Vol. 70 Issue 5, p12
Reports on the inclusion of more than 100 public schools in the $382 million capital improvement project completed for Saint Louis Public Schools in Missouri in the fall of 1997. Background on the project; Challenges faced by the project; Firms behind the project.
- Oral Questions on Employment and Learning. // EPM Weekly Bulletin;3/4/2002, Issue 81, p16
Focuses on the remission of education fees in Northern Ireland. Adoption of support package; Difficulty of recruiting governors from business sectors; Financial support available for students; Plan for capital investment programmes.
- Untitled. // Education Digest;Jan1938, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p15
The article reports that from 1930 to 1932 the cost per pupil for current expense in city school systems in the United States decreased 2.9 percent and from 1932 to 1934 decreased 14.7 percent. In some cities the decrease amounted to 30 percent or more.
- 1984 School Spending Up, Debt Down. Sirkin, J. R. // Education Week;2/19/1986, Vol. 5 Issue 23, p15
The article focuses on the U.S. Bureau of the Census report about educational expenses. It showed a declining federal share of public school revenues amidst increase in federal aid to schools. The Bureau found out that salaries for teachers is the largest expense for public school systems. It...
- Struggling Chicago Schools Put Capital Spending on Short Leash. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/7/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34305, p1
Struggling to close a $1 billion budget gap, Chicago Public Schools will curtail capital spending in its next budget and take aim at its teachers' labor contract.
- Demographic structure and the political economy of education subsidies. Kemnitz, Alexander // Public Choice;Dec99, Vol. 101 Issue 3/4, p235
Investigates the politico-economic impact of the age structure of the society on public funding of education. Role of education subsidies on spillovers of human capital investment; Impact of the rates of population growth; Importance of the state on educational activities.
- Idaho Citizens Request Increased Education Funding. // Education Week;3/20/1985, Vol. 4 Issue 26, p2
The article reports that a group of citizens in Idaho has encouraged legislators to increase funding for public schools. The group, which identified itself as Business Leaders and Other Citizens Concerned for Education, called on the Republic-dominated legislature to fund pre-collegiate...