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Travers, Jonathan – Education Resource Strategies, 2018
Resource equity refers to the allocation and use of resources (people, time, and money) to create student experiences that enable all children to reach empowering and rigorous learning outcomes--no matter their race or income. In this working paper, we've identified specific "dimensions of equity," and we explain how each links to…
Descriptors: Outcomes of Education, Resource Allocation, Instructional Leadership, School Districts
Travers, Jonathan; Catallo, Courtney – Education Resource Strategies, 2015
More and more districts--and several states--are adopting funding models like student-based budgeting (also called weighted student funding or fair student funding) to increase equity and promote principal autonomy. Giving school leaders new resources and new flexibility is a good first step, but it doesn't automatically lead to improved student…
Descriptors: School Districts, Budgets, Financial Support, Resource Allocation
Travers, Jonathan; Ferris, Kristen – Education Resource Strategies, 2011
Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) is poised to take action today that will lead to serving all students more effectively. Although the challenges are significant, including deep budget cuts, the district made the strategic choice to look thoroughly at how resources are currently allocated and now has a foundation for making decisions that will…
Descriptors: Counties, Achievement Gap, Academic Achievement, Alignment (Education)
Travers, Jonathan; Ferris, Kristen – Education Resource Strategies, 2011
Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) is poised to take action today that will lead to serving all students more effectively. Although the challenges are significant, including deep budget cuts, the district made the strategic choice to look thoroughly at how resources are currently allocated and now has a foundation for making decisions that will…
Descriptors: School Districts, Counties, Resource Allocation, Cost Effectiveness
Frank, Stephen; Travers, Jonathan – Education Resource Strategies, 2007
In the fall of 2006, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and the Unified Teachers of Los Angeles (UTLA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that called for a third-party research firm to analyze resource use across the Los Angeles school system. Education Resource Strategies (ERS) was chosen to conduct this analysis. The study was…
Descriptors: School Districts, Urban Schools, Educational Finance, Resource Allocation