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ERIC Number: ED140404
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Louisiana School Finance. Publication No. 1454.
Gremillion, J. Berton
This book presents a fairly comprehensive overview of Louisiana's current system for financing public elementary and secondary education and describes the historical development of the present system. Individual chapters focus in turn on the federal impact on public school system operations, general provisions of the Louisiana constitution concerning revenue and finance, state taxes in Louisiana, revenue sharing, local school revenue in Louisiana, the historical development of theories and principles of state support, the historical development of school support equalization in Louisiana, Louisiana's minimum foundation program from 1935-1975, Louisiana's present minimum foundation program, and legal requirements governing school expenditures. (JG)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Equalization Aid, Federal Aid, Foundation Programs, School Support, School Taxes, State Aid, State Legislation
Louisiana State Department of Education, P.O. Box 44064, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana