A Major Dilemma in Schools

How Coronavirus Has Affected Schools The CDC has reported that there have been many cases of children acquiring the virus that causes coronavirus in schools, particularly from student-to-student contact. Many schools have already closed as a result of this outbreak and will likely close further as the virus continues to spread and infect more people. […]

How Independent School Districts Run

Independent school districts cover the states of Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, […]

Public School Funding

Government programs for public school funding fall into two main categories: Federal Aid to Local Unit School Districts Federal Aid to Local Unit School Districts, which means that funds come from the federal government and are distributed according to a complex formula based on a number of factors. The majority of states require local districts […]