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News12 Connecticut: Report finds massive disparity of school funding between communities of color, white communities

News12 Connecticut

September 17, 2020 - less than 1 minute

A new report says Connecticut is cheating students of color out of half a billion dollars a year. In Connecticut, about half the kids are students of color. But most of them are crammed into just nine school systems and each of those students gets $2,300 less each year than kids in mostly white districts. This is according to a new report by the School and State Finance Project.

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