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Cheating Our Future: How Decades of Disinvestment by States Jeopardizes Equal Educational Opportunity


This report from the Leadership Conference Education Fund and Education Law Center examines the deficits in school funding and resources, and documents the wide disparities in students’ educational opportunities from state to state. The report provides real-life examples and brief case studies of funding inequalities throughout the nation, and makes recommendations for how equal educational opportunities can be achieved.

Citation

The Leadership Conference Education Fund and Education Law Center (2015). Cheating Our Future: How Decades of Disinvestment by States Jeopardizes Equal Educational Opportunity. Washington, DC: The Leadership Conference Education Fund. Available from http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/state_edwatch/Resource-Equity-Report-2.pdf.