CPRE : Consortium for Policy Research in Education


From Cashbox to Classroom: The Struggle for Fiscal Reform and Education Change in New Jersey

Shows how school finance reform policies affect the capacity of both rich and poor school districts to serve their students. Describes the impact of school finance litigation and legislation in New Jersey. Chapters describe the judicial and state policy context of education in New Jersey; examines the impact of New Jersey's Quality Education Act on the fiscal equity of the state funding system; and discusses policy implication in terms of the educational, financial, and political dimensions.

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Publication Date

August 1997