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School Finance Reform and the Fiscal Year 2010 Budget

This MassBudget Brief examines Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 school funding proposals and their relationship to the school funding reforms of the past two decades. By looking at the basic framework for how schools are funded, criticisms of that framework and attempts at reform, it is easier to understand the proposed distribution of federal stimulus to help school districts and to consider alternatives.

April 28, 2009 | PDF