LAO sees a near $3b bump in Prop 98 funding next year

(Calif.) Under favorable economic conditions, schools could expect to see the minimum funding guarantee grow to nearly $90 billion by the 2022-23 fiscal year–a jump of $10 billion above this year’s appropriation, according to a forecast from the non-partisan Legislative Analyst.

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Many low-income kids missing out on formal pre-K, study finds

(Mass.) The majority of early learners in Massachusetts are enrolled in government-supported education programs, but low-income families are far more likely to rely solely on family or other forms of informal education and childcare options, according to Harvard researchers.

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