How do schools prepare students to be both college and career ready? The answer often has focused on improving classroom achievement, but that is only one aspect of getting students ready for post secondary school, work, or some combination of these. The community of education and employment interests who are focused on this issue have recognized that this complex issue involves a mix of approaches and skills that blend technical and academic preparation, and exposure to the job market. Good sources include:
This report presents measures of the effort, adequacy, and fairness of each state's school finance system, using a new public database compiled by researchers at ASI and Rutgers Graduate School of Education.