The conference was just fantastic - I'll have a more detailed post up soon on that front, now that we've caught our breath. And I'll start posting again on a more regular basis, as there are some critical developments taking place in the partnership space.
In the meantime, a handful of articles reminding us all of the scale of the fiscal crunch we're all either feeling or about to feel, providing a window into the future of education funding and the need to rethink the model to include community support:
- Record deficit expected in 2009 - USA Today, July 28, 2008
- NY Governor warns of worst economy in decades - New York Post, July 28, 2008
- Funds for highways plummet as drivers reduce gasoline use - Wall Street Journal, July 28, 2008