ERIC Number: ED070158
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1970
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Fiscal Planning for Schools in Transition. Proceedings of NEA Committee on Educational Finance National Conference on School Finance (12th, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 23-25, 1969.)
National Education Association, Washington, DC. Committee on Educational Finance.
This report contains 38 papers on diverse current problems, issues, and trends in educational finance. The most frequent topic of discussion concerns equality of educational opportunity. Some authors attempt a definition of equal opportunity; others present evidence that equal education is not being achieved. Other topics covered in the papers include (1) decentralization and the financing of inner city schools, (2) the role of State aid in educational finance, (3) the use of PPBS in managing education, (4) federal education programs, and (5) judicial assaults on State school finance systems. (JF)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Conference Reports, Court Litigation, Decentralization, Educational Finance, Equal Education, Expenditure per Student, Federal Aid, Federal Programs, Financial Problems, Inner City, Management Systems, Planning, Programing, Property Taxes, School Taxes, State Aid, Systems Approach
Committee on Educational Finance, NEA, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N. W., Washington, D. C. 20036 ($3.50)
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Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC. Committee on Educational Finance.