You’re a district leader who wants to see higher student achievement and balance your district budget—and that is getting harder. Budget cuts loom for at least another couple of years. There is pressure to use federal stimulus dollars to fill gaps and backfill longstanding programs but also to turn around struggling schools. This confluence of tough times and unprecedented federal support presents a major opportunity to transform school systems through effective funding practices.
This guide offers practical guidance for school districts to remedy specific funding problems.
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