RESEARCH

Check out the most recent fact based research on PA’s woeful funding situation. Studies show we need more funding and our students are suffering as a result.

Keystone Research Center

How is State Funding for Schools Affecting Your Property Taxes?

March 2019

http://paschoolswork.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/taxreport-11819-2.pdf

Pennsylvania School Boards Association

2019 State of Education

February 2019

https://www.researchforaction.org/pa-school-data-project/

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

The Game Plan: A Regional Strategy for Strengthening Pennsylvania’s Workforce

https://www.pccy.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/PCCY-TheGamePlan-2018-Final.pdfTheGamePlan-2018-Final.pdf

Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children

Skilled Workers Needed: Ensuring Investments in Career and Technical Education

CTE REPORT PDF  ( http://paschoolswork.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/PPC-CTE-Report.pdf )

REFERENCES & DATA PDF ( http://paschoolswork.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/CTE-Report-References-and-Data-Sources.pdf )

 

Education Law Center

Shortchanging Children with Disabilities: State Underfunding of Special Education in Pennsylvania

https://www.elc-pa.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Special-Education-Report-Online.pdf

William Penn Foundation

Pennsylvania School Data Project

https://www.researchforaction.org/pa-school-data-project/

Equitable School Funding

A Must for Pennsylvania’s Economic Competitiveness

https://www.strongnation.org/articles/514-equitable-school-funding-a-must-for-pennsylvanias-economic-competitiveness

RAND Corporation

The Economic Impact of Achievement Gaps in Pennsylvania’s Public Schools

https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR1159.html

American Institutes for Research

Educational Equity, Adequacy, and Equal Opportunity in the Commonwealth: An Evaluation of Pennsylvania’s School Finance System

https://www.air.org/sites/default/files/downloads/report/AIR-EEAEO%20in%20the%20Commonwealth%20-%20Full%20Report%2010-09-14.pdf

Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children

Spending Impact on Student Performance: A Rural Perspective

https://www.papartnerships.org/report/spending-impact-on-student-performance-a-rural-perspective/

Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children

Spending Impact on Student Performance Fact Sheets

https://www.papartnerships.org/resources-publications/reports/#k12-education

Education Law Center

Money Matters in Education Justice

https://elc-pa.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Education-Justice-Report-1.pdf

Public Interest Law Center

The Cost of Adequate Education Funding: An Updated Report

https://www.pubintlaw.org/cases-and-projects/the-cost-of-adequate-education-funding-an-updated-report/

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