April 8, 2014

More money will not solve America's education problems

More money spent on schools does NOT equal better results, 40-year study finds
The performance of 17-year-olds has been essentially stagnant across all subjects despite a near tripling of the inflation-adjusted cost of putting a child through the K-12 system.  There has been essentially no correlation between what states have spent on education and their measured academic outcomes

 Spending Test-Scores Us Ed

Posted by Jill Fallon at April 8, 2014 10:43 AM | Permalink