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What's in the New ECS Formula?

In October 2017, the Connecticut General Assembly passed a new Education Cost Sharing (ECS) formula, which is scheduled to begin being implemented in fiscal year 2019. This one-pager compares the components of the new ECS formula to those of most recent formula, which the General Assembly stopped faithfully using to distribute state education aid at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year.


Connecticut School Finance Project. (2018). What's in the New ECS Formula? Available from http://ctschoolfinance.org/assets/uploads/files/ECS-Comparison-One-Pager.pdf.