Resources for Study and Consensus
Papers and links for resources related to current programs
Financing Public Education in the Midland Area
The Midland Area Position may be found here
Background paper on local school financing
The LWVMI Position on Education:Structure, Financing and Goals.
Citizens Research Council Report Education Financing in Michigan with links to more detailed reports.
A report by the CRC on the Distribution of State Aid to Michigan Schools
Two local programs,1/29/11 and 2/12/11, on Financing Education are available on MCTV's Video on Demand
LWVUS Study - The Role of the Federal Government in Public Education
The LWVUS conducted a study and consensus of the role of the federal government in public education in the fall of 2011. The position may be found here
Proposed Update of LWVMI Education Positions
The proposed update and consolidation of the three LWVMI education positions (listed below)was adopted at the convention in May 2013.
Education: Structure Financing and Goals
Public School Academies
An overview of recent developments at the state level may be found here