In NC, the state government does heavy lifting in K-12 education

The National Center for Education Statistics just released The Condition of Education 2018, and I plan to post a bunch of stuff from the report.

The first is state revenues for K-12 education as a percentage of total public school revenues.  Please note that the data are from 2015.

Well, lookie here!  The North Carolina General Assembly supplies a higher percentage of funding than any other state in the Southeast.  And only a handful of states have a higher percentage of state funds than North Carolina.

Terry Stoops / Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies

Terry Stoops is the Vice President for Research and Director of Education Studies at the John Locke Foundation. Before joining the Locke Foundation, he worked as the progra...

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