ERIC Number: ED101479
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Financing the Public Schools of South Dakota.
National Educational Finance Project, Gainsville, FL.
This is the fourth of a series of comprehensive State school financing studies conducted by the National Educational Finance Project. The report provides a summary of study findings and recommendations, a brief overview of the existing State school support program in South Dakota, a complete report and summary of the findings of each of seven special studies, and recommendations for improving the South Dakota State school finance program. Special studies included in the report include a study and analysis of the sparsity factor in the apportionment of South Dakota State school support funds, an examination of the economic status of teaching personnel, a comparison of fiscal ability and fiscal effort among districts, cost indices for educational programs in South Dakota, an analysis of school district organization, an examination of the financing of public school construction, and an analysis and assessment of South Dakota's public transportation program. (Author/DN)
Descriptors: Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Educational Finance, Educational Needs, Educational Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Finance Reform, Fiscal Capacity, Program Costs, Resource Allocation, School Construction, School Organization, School Support, State Aid, Student Transportation, Tax Effort, Teacher Welfare
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: South Dakota State Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Pierre.
Authoring Institution: National Educational Finance Project, Gainsville, FL.
Identifiers - Location: South Dakota