Editorial: The money pit of education spending

The Wall Street Journal finds no correlation between states' per-pupil spending increases between 1997 and 2002 and improvements to their National Assessment of Educational Progress reading scores from 1998 through 2003, when spending benefits should have been realized. The newspaper argues that the lack of a link between spending and academic performance refutes the call by Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry to pour more money into education.

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