Building Knowledge & Equitable Solutions
for a Stronger Connecticut
Impacts of the Pandemic
COVID-19 shone a greater light on the inequities and disparities that plague Connecticut's education system. Explore how the pandemic's impacts to learning models and attendance rates affected districts with higher student needs more than those with lower student needs. LEARN MORE
Explore Our Consulting Services
We offer a variety of fee-based consulting services that harness our data, policy, communications, and community engagement expertise and experience to provide partners with the assistance and support needed to achieve their goals. LEARN MORE
FAQs: ESSER Funding
Learn about the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund and the $1.7 billion it has provided to Connecticut as part of the federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic. LEARN MORE
Town Runs and Analysis of Adopted Biennial State Budget
Check out our nonpartisan analyses examining key policy changes, education funding, and revenue in Connecticut's new state budget for fiscal years 2022 and 2023. LEARN MORE
District & School Spending
Explore the spending for each Connecticut district and school, and see how spending compares across similar communities.
Get involved in the about conversation about equitable funding and make your voice heard in your community and at the Capitol. Keep in touch with our Community Engagement team and check out past workshops and register for future events.
COVID-19 Relief Funding for Education
Explore how Connecticut's school districts are planning to use federal funding to combat COVID-19 and the impacts it has had on students and staff.
Reports & Publications
Stay up-to-date on what we're working on and our latest research by reading, viewing, or downloading all of our reports, publications, and other materials.
Segregation & Education Funding
Find out how Connecticut's segregated communities have led to vast education funding disparities between districts, and what these disparities mean for students and families.
What We're Working On
Learn more about our current initiatives and the education funding work we're doing each and every day, and check out resources related to our latest projects.