California’s funding formula tries to close the achievement gap for disadvantaged youth — but how is the money spent?
This article first appeared in The Chronicle of Social Change. California Governor Jerry Brown’s budget includes full funding for a state program meant to boost support for foster youth and other vulnerable populations in schools. But advocates are criticizing the program for its lack of expenditure tracking and transparency on how schools spend the state’s money. The...
By Holden Slattery | March 5, 2018