ERIC Number: EJ559092
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Financing Schools: Analysis and Recommendations.
Terman, Donna L.; Behrman, Richard E.
Future of Children, v7 n3 p4-23 Win 1997
Discusses adequacy and equity in school finance and efficiency in school operation, and recommends ways to improve all three. The ultimate responsibility lies at the state level. State policies and financing mechanisms must hold educators accountable while addressing challenges that are especially great for schools in high-poverty areas or for students with limited English proficiency. (SLD)
Descriptors: Accountability, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Equity (Finance), Educational Finance, Efficiency, Elementary Secondary Education, Expenditure per Student, Financial Policy, Limited English Speaking, Nondiscriminatory Education, Poverty, School Effectiveness, State Programs, Urban Schools
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Financing Schools."