ERIC Number: EJ559094
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Sources of Funding for Schools.
Howell, Penny L.; Miller, Barbara B.
Future of Children, v7 n3 p39-50 Win 1997
Summarizes local, state, and federal sources of school funding and discusses the mechanisms used to distribute state aid and the criteria for assessing a school finance system. Overall, the federal government contributes about 7% of a school budget, with the remainder typically split fairly evenly between state and local governments. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Financing Schools."