Teachers , Schools, and Society A Brief Introduction to Education Third Edition David Miller Sadker Karen R. Zittleman. FINANCING AND GOVERNING AMERICA ’ S SCHOOLS. Chapter 7. 100%. 90. 80. 70. Percentage of students in school who are black or Latino. 60. 50. 40. 30. 20. 10. 0.
A Brief Introduction to Education
David Miller Sadker
Karen R. Zittleman
Percentage of students in school who are black or Latino
Percentage of schools with majority in povertySCHOOL SEGREGATION AND POVERTY
Source: Public Education Finances, 2008. U.S. Census Bureau. Issued June 2010.
Source: Public Education Finances, 2008 U.S. Census Bureau. Issued June 2010.
Source: Public Education Finances, 2008, U.S. Census Bureau, April 2007, Updated June 2010.
Source: Federal Role in Education, U.S. Department of Education (2008). www.ed.gov/about/overview/fed/role.html
7.7 SCHOOL YEAR 2007-2008PUBLIC OPINION ON FINANCING EDUCATION
Which do you think is the best way to finance the public schools – by means of local property taxes, by state taxes, or by taxes from the federal government in Washington?
Source: 40th PDK/Gallup Poll.
In your opinion, how much does the amount of money spent on public school student’s education affect the quality of his or her education?
Source: Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll 2010
Source: Digest of Education Statistics, National Center for Educational Statistics Common Core Data, “National Public Education Financial Survey,” U.S. Department of Education, 2000-01.
Average salary SCHOOL YEAR 2007-2008
$99, 365WHAT PRINCIPALS EARN
Source: National Association of Elementary School Principals, Educational Research Service (2004-2005).
Source: Salaries and Wages for Professional and support Personnel in Public Schools, 2006-2007.”
Source: National Center of Educational Statistics, “Public and Private School Principals by Selected Characteristics,”Condition of Education, 2010, Figure 29-1.