Tag: education budget

Educational Stages, Higher Education

5 state higher education budget proposals to watch

February 14, 2022

Via: Higher Ed Dive

The start of the year marks budget season for many states, and governors nationwide have been putting forth spending proposals. While not finalized, many of these plans call for significant increases in public higher education funding. That’s in part because […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

The right priorities? Reactions to Gov. Newsom’s K-12 budget proposal

January 13, 2022

Via: EdSource

The week, Gov. Gavin Newsom built on last year’s record state budget with a 2022-23 spending plan that tops it. Schools from transitional kindergarten to high school and community colleges would receive $102 billion plus $16 billion in a windfall […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Reeves: Pay raise for teachers, no new money for prisons

February 3, 2020

Via: Education Week

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has released his budget proposal that includes pay raises for teachers and no additional money for the troubled state prison system. Reeves is recommending a $1,500 salary bump for teachers during the […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

2017 Budget Deal Defers Fierce Fights Over K-12 Funding

May 10, 2017

Via: Education Week

Despite talk of significant education budget cuts on the horizon under President Donald Trump, the agreement reached in Congress for the rest of the federal spending year provides increased funding to the two largest programs for public schools at the […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Michigan’s Snyder Signs Increased Education Budget

June 30, 2016

Via: Education News

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has signed a $16 billion budget that covers K-12 education, community colleges, and the state’s 15 public universities. The budget gained bipartisan support in the state legislature, but it aroused the skepticism of some who are […]

Education Economics

With money running out, Philly schools may shut down in January

December 18, 2015

Via: Education Dive

After months of severe budget impasse in Pennsylvania, Philadelphia School District Superintendent William Hite has announced that some area schools will likely be unable to remain open in January due to a lack of funding. According to Hite, payroll for Philly schools is […]