Pa. rural school educators urge lawmakers to build a new fair funding formula
“The disparity is so wide that the most well-off districts spend over $100,000 more per classroom than the poorest districts,” Eppley said. “We need state legislators to make a commitment to increase funding for public schools.”
I teach in a middle class district. Underfunding affects my students too | Opinion
If underfunding is a challenge for my students, just imagine how much more difficult it is for less wealthy districts.
Pa.’s schools are falling apart. This is one thing we can do about it | Opinion
This is not 'just' a local problem, or 'just' an urban or rural problem, it is a true statewide crisis
The next step in school funding: A rural-urban coalition to achieve educational equity | Opinion
Educational equity and justice will require more than a historical court ruling. It will require legislative action.
The important part of school funding that gets ignored | Opinion
A state court ruled Pa.'s school funding system unconstitutional. But is any local funding really justified?
Pa. has an unprecedented opportunity to fix public school funding. We can’t miss it | Opinion
No matter our party, we know that all our students deserve an equal shot to be successful.
How will the ruling in Pa.’s school funding lawsuit impact Allegheny County’s districts?
'Now is the time for Pennsylvania to stand strong and demand a funding formula that works for all students,' Sto-Rox Superintendent Megan Van Fossan said.
So there’s a ruling on school funding. Now what? | Editorial Cartoon
A judge has declared Pa.'s school funding system unconstitutional, leaving it up to policymakers to find a fix. Now what?
Judge hears impassioned closing arguments in Pennsylvania school funding case
Tuesday’s courtroom arguments followed a four-month trial that stretched from November to March.
Fair school funding means fair funding for every Pa. student. Not just a few | Opinion
Pa. lawmakers wouldn't settle for less than the best for their kids. Why should we?
On the Pa. school funding lawsuit: Don’t change the subject | Opinion
Conservative critics are getting it wrong. New state funding doesn’t necessarily go to the school districts that need it the most.