Experts: Local Control Formula Would Fix ‘Broken’ School Funding in Calif.
Source: New America Media
California is at a critical juncture in potentially overhauling what many agree is the state’s “overly complex” and “inequitably distributed” public school funding system, said education experts at a recent ethnic media briefing organized by New America Media.
That system, blamed for many of the glaring funding inequities and achievement gaps that have plagued the state for decades, could soon be replaced by a drastically pared down approach first proposed by Gov. Jerry Brown in January.
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