News Articles

Virginia House budget could take millions from rural schools

Small and Rural Schools coalition forms to advocate needs of rural schools, students

Compromise generates increase in at-risk funding for rural Virginia schools

University/Professional Organization Articles/Research

Is School Funding Fair? A National Report Card

This article from Rutgers University examines state school finance and how funds are distributed to schools with the most at-risk students.

The Real Shame of the Nation

Another article from Rutgers University that examines inequitable school funding.

Why Our Education Funding Systems Are Derailing the American Dream

This blog post from the Learning Policy Institute also investigates inequities in school funding.


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Editorials/Op Eds

OPINION: Many rural schools have been ‘minimally adequate’ for too long

Please quit blessing our hearts

Rural schools need more state funding

Poindexter should reconsider amendment that takes money away from schools

Many rural schools have been ‘minimally adequate’ for too long

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