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Document Number: 1318

Determining the Cost of a Basic or Core Education MS Word - Recent education reforms and court decisions have intensified the need for a useable model or procedure for determining the cost of a core education. Several states are reexamining the issue of adequacy in terms of "what is a core education and what does it cost?" While few procedures for determining these ideal spending ranges exist within education, other public service areas or the private sector might provide examples. (Mary Fulton, Education Commission of the States, April 1999)...
Author: Mary Fulton
Publication: StateNote
Publisher: Education Commission of the States

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