Patterns for School Finance System
Describe four weightings that should be considered to determine the funding of a district.
example ADA- average daily attendance, ADM average daily membership, ENR- how is determine by state, tax payers money, rural areas. Principal types of weights that States generally use one of four types of school financing systems to provide districts with state funds: foundation, general aid, flat rate/local effort equalization, and full state funding
Established number reported
In a 4-page paper, provide a summary and analysis of each weighting. At the end of your paper, suggest an alternative proposal to fund districts.
Quality of Content (80 Points)
___/40: The paper contains a thorough summary of four weightings that should be considered in determining school funding.
___/40: The paper contains a thorough explanation and analysis of an alternative proposal to fund districts.