Tag: cuts

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Higher Education

U of Wisconsin’s consolidation critics fear cuts to its regional colleges

May 15, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Nationwide, public systems’ finances will be stressed as they brace for an anticipated downturn in state support and other hits to their budgets as a result of the pandemic. The University of Wisconsin System is not immune to these factors. […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

State funding cuts don’t impact all public colleges equally, report finds

June 21, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Public colleges and universities enroll 77% of all undergraduates and award 64% of all bachelor’s degrees, notes the report, “Public Universities: The Supply Side of Building a Skilled Workforce.” That’s a significant share of all postsecondary education, and funding for […]


Washington district latest to eliminate librarians

April 18, 2019

Via: Education Dive

As school districts prioritize their budget needs for the coming year, there is a temptation to cut school librarian positions or reduce them to part-time status as some school districts are doing. The decision in SPS also comes as President […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Arizona, amid cuts to higher ed, may help centers supported by Charles Koch

April 25, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Arizona has made some of the biggest cuts to higher education seen across the country in recent years, so a proposed $5 million grant of unknown provenance dedicated to the state’s “economic freedom” centers — all of which received seed funds […]