State Budget Proposal From Governor Looks Uncomplicated -- For Now
The first impressions of the state budget proposal for the 2016-17 fiscal year by California Gov. Jerry Brown is that it is straight-forward and uncomplicated when it comes to public education.
That’s quite a change from the lean budget years during the recession of 2008-12. Now, schools and districts are embracing the changes that have been implemented under the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), which has fundamentally changed the way pubic education is funded.