This article was originally published in The Notebook. In August 2020, The Notebook became Chalkbeat Philadelphia.
The center section explored the various ways schools are funded.
- Districts get different shares of their budgets from the state
- The stimulus is now a big chunk in Philadelphia
- Taxing capacity, local tax burden vary greatly
- Compared to other states, Pennsylvania’s share of education spending is low
- How state funding has changed since the costing-out study
- Closing the adequacy gap?