ERIC Number: EJ371987
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
An Analysis of Classroom Spending: Or, Where Do All the Dollars Go?
Fox, James N.
Planning and Changing, v18 n3 p154-62 Fall 1987
Presents average expenditures for various items in the typical school budget, using national data for 1984-85. Teacher salaries and fringe benefits account for nearly 40 percent of total expenditures. Plant operation and maintenance, transportation, and food services consume almost 20 percent, while textbooks consume only 1 percent of total classroom costs. Includes charts and tables. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A