ERIC Number: ED024132
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Reference Count: 0
Financing Public Schools, A Study Guide.
This study guide for student teachers, classroom teachers, school administrators, and interested citizens describes how public elementary and secondary schools obtain and spend their revenues. Material covered includes (1) a study of public school money problems, (2) an analysis and comparison of two hypothetical school district programs, (3) a historical background of public school finance, (4) some basic questions with respect to the rationale for public support of education, (5) the school budget, and (6) characteristics of a good school finance program. References for each topic and a glossary of terms used in the text are provided. (TT)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Educational Finance, Elementary Schools, Federal Aid, Financial Problems, Operating Expenses, Public Support, School District Spending, School Taxes, Secondary Schools, State Aid, Study Guides
National Education Association, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Stock No. 511-20800 $1.00).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.