Recently I authored an article where I asked: "Do North Carolina schools shortchange poor students?" Because of the disparities in resources between low- and higher-income ... Keep Reading
per pupil spending
What the Left Doesn’t Want You to Know About K-12 Spending in North Carolina
• Education establishment apologists use pre-recession highs for comparisons to claim K-12 is underfunded • But they purposefully ignore long-term trends in order to mislead • ... Keep Reading
Because we said so…
Forty-Ninth. According to educational activists and law makers that’s North Carolina’s purported ranking among the fifty states on per pupil spending. Over the last several ... Keep Reading
A funding crisis in public education? What crisis?
Jim Guthrie and & Arthur Peng have a most interesting article (The Phony Funding Crisis) in the latest issue of one of my favorite periodicals, Education Next. Instead of ... Keep Reading