There are 34 states spending less per student in kindergarten through 12th grade this year than six years ago, when adjusted for inflation, according to a report by the Washington-based Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. The report found that Oklahoma has made the deepest cuts, slashing education spending by 23%, leading to larger class sizes, fewer resources and some school closures. The state was followed by Alabama, Arizona and Kansas in the most severe funding reductions.
Report: Okla. leads 34 states making deep cuts to education spending
SmartBrief Job Listings for Education
|Director of Professional Services||
Engaging Schools, Inc.
|Principal at Timberland Charter Academy||
Timberland Charter Academy
|VP - Partnership Operations||
|Silver Spring, MD|
|Principal at Hamtramck Academy||
National Heritage Academies
|Technical Assistance Associate (8330)||
American Institute for Researcher