Season 1: Episode 10 – Fair Education Funding [Podcast]

imagesIn Episode 10, we talk with Dr. Pat Mulroy (@mulroy54) about her work as a PA Circuit Rider. The Circuit Riders provide information, resources, and strategies to help engage educational leaders in the efforts for fair, consistent, predictable, sustainable and equitable funding for public education. Pat helps us understand why it is important for all leaders to get involved in this important conversation.  With limited funding sources and increasing expenses, now is the time for advocates for public education to get involved in the conversation!

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Each episode we’ll leave you with a question or two to think about with the idea of provoking conversation. This week’s question:

  1. How has your district and students been impacted by the current system of funding in PA?
  2. What has been the impact of the current funding formula in your district? (i.e. program cuts, staffing cuts, etc.)

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