A 20% State Aid Cut in Any Form Would Devastate Schools, Students.
The 20% reduction in state aid that schools have been warned about for months as a state budget gap closing measure for the current year (2020-21) would have enormous consequences for students, communities and the economy. Given the stakes, Educational Conference Board (ECB) members have come together to produce this informational sheet. Our goal is to provide greater context for the decisions at hand and a common set of facts for elected officials, policymakers, and education stakeholders to work from as our state continues to navigate this extraordinary time. Read the full report here.