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December 5, 2016
"Continuous spending increases have not corresponded with equal improvement in American educational performance."
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April 23, 2014
By Steve Wilson
Despite massive increases in public education funding, student performance has either remained constant or declined nationwide. Mississippi is no different. A study by Andrew J.
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April 14, 2016
By Ben DeGrow and Ed Hoang
Averaged across the general student population there was no statistically significant correlation between a school's spending levels and its students' academic performance in 27 of the 28 academic indicators used in the model.
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November 1, 2012
By Joy Pullmann
Polls consistently show voters generally think public schools need more money – but they estimate school spending is at most half of what it really is.
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December 2, 2014
By Bruce Edward Walker
A new study has found the current state of research on the effectiveness of universal preschool does not justify government intervention to establish such programs. In “The Evidence on Universal Preschool: Are Benefits Worth the Cost?” Dr. David J.
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October 28, 2011
By Joy Pullmann
Three Wisconsin school districts have been boosting student performance while using less money and tailored technology, challenges for nearly every district in the nation as tax revenues remain low and U.S. K-12 academic performance remains mediocre.
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August 19, 2011
By Emily Johnston
A trio of private, religious schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has been closing the academic achievement gap for inner-city kids who attend the school largely using vouchers.
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