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Improving Education Isn’t a Matter of Money April 26, 2013

Posted by geoff in News.

The UK compares educational spending vs. results, and finds that the relentless clamor of educators for more funding is completely unjustified:

The biggest surprise, though, was the money: no matter how you split the figures, the amount spent didn’t seem to make the blindest bit of difference. “There is no correlation at all,” it concluded, “between the level of per-pupil funding and educational outcomes.”

Not exactly news to the readers here, but nice to see the word getting out.


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