With No State Textbook Aid in Fiscal 2004, Kentucky Schools Scramble for Alternatives
- California parents want more instructional materials funds. // Electronic Education Report;05/27/98, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p4
Reports that California residents are petitioning the state to significantly increase the amount it spends on instructional materials for K-12 students, according to a survey released by the California Congress of Parents, Teachers and Students. Survey respondents' rating of the importance of...
- 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.
- 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;...
- Education: The bottom line-we're falling behind. Benham, Barbara Tzivanis // Business New Hampshire Magazine;May90, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p14
Criticizes the quality of education in New Hampshire. Need for a total revamp in the educational system; Emphasis on the possible results of a restructured educational system; Sources of educational funds in New Hampshire; Goals and vision of American president George Bush for education in the...
- 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...