Where Is The NYS Education Money Going?

Check out this chart. (via RB)

Rachel writes (don’t take my criticism the wrong way, she’s the best journalist in town):

“Rochester is the most high-needs of the Big 5 districts, yet does not get the most state aid. You’re welcome, Buffalo. http://bit.ly/NbpANd”

I’m also not necessarily comfortable with the concept of “need” as used in this context.  It implies that one group has a right to another group’s property.

Then check out the links below.

Related links:
Three Scenarios, None of Them Good …
What About Poorer School Districts Elsewhere?