xxxii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Hoover Institution Press publication ; 551.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Eric A. Hanushek Campaign for fiscal equity v. New York: the march of folly / Sol Stern The legal backdrop to adequacy / Alfred A. Lindseth High-poverty, high-performance schools, districts, and states / Herbert J. Walberg High-spending, low-performing school districts / Williamson M. Evers and Paul Clopton Thorough and efficient private and public schools / Paul E. Peterson How can anyone say what's adequate if nobody knows how money is spent now? / Marguerite Roza and Paul T. Hill Science violated: spending projections and the "costing out" of an adequate education / Eric A. Hanushek Adequacy beyond dollars: the productive use of school time / E.D. Hirsch, Jr. Funding for performance: a policy statement of the Koret Task Force.
"An assessment from the Hoover Institution's Koret Task Force on K-12 education."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.