A Look at the Value of Education

Reporter and writer Lloyd Brown, explores the value of education, teacher unions and education spending on floridapolitics.com.

This year the Florida Legislature increased funding for public schools by $248 per pupil, and a total K-12 budget of $21 billion. Predictably, news stories and editorials complained it was not enough and that schools remain “underfunded.”

Such claims focus on inputs and ignore outputs.