Education Report Roundup

Facilities Inequities

By Bess Keller — May 24, 2005 1 min read

Adequacy, Equity, and Capital Spending in Michigan Schools: The Unfinished Business of Proposal A,” is available from The Education Policy Center at Michigan State University.

The quality of school facilities in Michigan varies widely by district, says a report from Michigan State University’s Education Policy Center and the Citizens Research Council of Michigan.

The report suggests that the inequities will not get better unless the state steps in and lifts at least some of the funding burden from local property taxes.