Equitable Funding

Michigan students deserve a fair basic funding system, which sends extra resources to schools with greater needs, along with strategic investments in tackling high priority problems.

Today, Michigan is one of only a handful of states that provide substantially less funding to its highest poverty districts, compared with our lowest povery districts. This lack of equity can lead to further imbalances in our educational system as a whole.

results in Early Literacy.
  • Issue Areas

    Fierce advocates for the high academic achievement of all students – particularly those of color or living in poverty.Equity-Driven • Data-Centered • Student-F…

  • Third-Grade Literacy

    Research shows that early literacy is hugely important for future student success. If students cannot read on grade-level by the end of third grade, they are m…