ERIC Number: EJ616240
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Legislation, Litigation and Rural and Small Schools: A Survey of the States.
Grider, Andrew; Verstegen, Deborah A.
Journal of Education Finance, v26 n1 p103-20 Sum 2000
Chief state finance officers of 24 states were surveyed to discover state legislatures' response to school-finance litigation affecting small and rural school districts. In 17 of 21 states with final constitutionality rulings, funding formulas for rural districts did not change as a result. (Contains 25 references.) (MLH)
Descriptors: Court Litigation, Educational Equity (Finance), Efficiency, Elementary Secondary Education, Finance Reform, Funding Formulas, Rural Schools, School District Reorganization, Shared Resources and Services, Small Schools, State Boards of Education, State Legislation, Student Transportation, Surveys
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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