What may be possible…
…If we all work together.
Director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society Robert D. Haas Chancellor’s Chair in Equity and Inclusion Professor of Law, African American, and Ethnic Studies University of California at Berkeley.View Website
This report presents a comprehensive review of the high-quality empirical evidence on whether and how money matters in education.
Over the past few years, due to massive budget deficits, governors, legislators and other elected officials are having to slash education spending. As a result, incredibly, there are at least 30 states in which state funding for 2011 is actually lower than in 2008. In some cases, including California, the amounts are over 20 percent lower.View Report
PolicyLink is a national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity by Lifting Up What Works.
Founded in 1999, PolicyLink connects the work of people on the ground to the creation of sustainable communities of opportunity that allow everyone to participate and prosper. Such communities offer access to quality jobs, affordable housing, good schools, transportation, and the benefits of healthy food and physical activity.Visit Website