Blue States Are Burying Damning Data About School Funds — Red States Are, Too

Jan 30, 2020 by

You’ve heard about the funding disparities between school districts. The more hidden disparities within school districts are just as troubling.

Any debate about fairness in school funding has to start with clear data, but it turns out that data can be very hard to find. Most people understand the inequity of school districts in wealthier areas having more money than those in less affluent communities. Addressing these disparities — across school districts — is important; but just as important, and less understood, is the unfair distribution of resources within school districts.

Source: Opinion | Blue States Are Burying Damning Data About School Funds — Red States Are, Too – The New York Times

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