The early returns are in...
A few recent stories:
- School budget cuts could lead to layoffs - Nevada Appeal, 12/21/07. Reduction of 4.5% in K-12 funding from the state.
- California's Grim Budget Picture Stalls 'Year of Education' - Education Week, 1/7/08. Major initiatives stalled; cuts to K-12 education feared.
- Colleges get word of 'worst case' - Lexington Herald-Leader, 1/7/08. K-12 education in Kentucky is bracing for budget cuts of up to 12%.
The question will be, what happens after budgets are tightened?