What Transparency Looks Like

Number 28543
Subject Education
Source WBFF-TV (Baltimore)
Year 2019
Publication Date February — August 2019
Summary Baltimore City Public Schools spends nearly $16,000 per student, per year, making it the third most funded among America’s 100 largest (Source: U.S. Census). But federal data (NAEP) ranks Baltimore schools as the third lowest performing. In 2017, Fox45 spoke with multiple sources who described a system-wide culture of pushing students through at any cost.
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Keywords WBFF, Fox45, Baltimore, schools, funding, culture, education, students, performance
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