Can Fiscal Transparency Lead to Student Equity?

Speakers

A new federal fiscal transparency rule paired with a flood of new spending data coming from state departments means the public in the near future will have plenty more information about how their tax dollars are being distributed between schools, districts and states. But is their political will to spend more money on poor, black and brown children? And will that money be spent effectively?

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Format: Policy Forum
Event Type: Session
Level: Field Experience