Kansas House Outlines $500M Boost in Education Funding
- Spending On Education Is A National Priority, Recent Report Shows. // Educational Marketer;02/12/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p7
Reports on a survey conducted by the National Opinion Research Center of the University of Chicago which showed that the public continues to support increased federal spending for education in the United States.
- With No State Textbook Aid in Fiscal 2004, Kentucky Schools Scramble for Alternatives. // Educational Marketer;4/14/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p1
Reports on the alternative solution of the state of Kentucky to provide mathematics textbooks and electronic supplemental materials for grade schools. Use of flexible funding to purchase the instructional materials; Provision of appropriate funds for the mathematics materials; Plan to adopt the...
- Special Schools Funding. // EPM Weekly Bulletin;6/24/2002, Issue 97, p37
Presents a table to show the data on average funding per pupil for children in special schools from 1999 to 2002 in England.
- INCIDENCE AND OTHER FISCAL IMPACTS OF STATE ASSUMPTION OF EDUCATION COSTS: BALTIMORE. Oakland, William H. // National Tax Journal;Mar76, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p73
Examines fiscal consequences of shifting the financial responsibility for elementary and secondary education to the state level in Maryland. Extent to which fiscal disparities between central city and suburbs are reduced; Effect upon jurisdictional inequalities in educational spending;...
- Report contests huge boost in school dollars. Lindsay, Drew // Education Week;11/22/95, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p1
Cites a report issued by the Washington-based Economic Policy Institute on the financial allocations of the United States government for public schools. Debunking of the charges that schools have been lavished with money while only improving marginally; Rejection of the Consumer Price Index...
- The chill from the West is sweeping into Ontario. McConaghy, Tom // Phi Delta Kappan;Oct95, Vol. 77 Issue 2, p189
Focuses on the impact of Ontario Premier Mike Harris' restructuring efforts and spending cuts on educators. Cutbacks experienced by the educators under the regime of former Premier Bob Rae; Impact of the education cutbacks and restructuring being carried out by the Alberta Premier Ralph Klein;...
- Down to work: Congress sets a new course. Pitsch, Mark; Miller, Julie A. // Education Week;1/11/95, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p1
Discusses the effects of a predominantly Republican Congress on education budget in the United States for 1995. Focus on cutting programs and downsizing government; Consolidation of job-training and social service programs; Amendment of education legislation.
- Department for International Development. // EPM Weekly Bulletin;7/22/2002, Issue 101, p66
Questions Clare Short, the Secretary of State for International Development of Great Britain on provisions of the Education for All (EFA) program agreed at the Group of Eight Summit held in Kananaskis, Alberta. Measures taken for the development of education; Contribution of teachers to EFA...
- Clinton proposes $250 million for failing schools. // Curriculum Review;May2000, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p2
Reports on United States President Bill Clinton's request for Congress to allocate funds for the nation's worst-performing public schools. Use of funds to improve curriculum and teacher-training efforts; Need for the federal government to grant more flexibility to schools.
- Education. Colman, Adrian // Youth Studies Australia;Mar1997, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p5
Compares Australia's expenditure on education with other member countries of the Organization of Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD). Expenditures in proportion to gross domestic product; Outranking of the United States, Great Britain and Germany; Publication of findings in the periodical...