The number of public school students could fall by more than 8% in a decade sure shares some interesting data.
This new study claims previous projections didn’t take into account declining birthrates and declining immigration.
As the article says:
“If it does come true, we’re going to see massive changes,” said Mike Griffith, a school finance specialist at the Education Commission of the States, a think tank that aims to inform education policy. “Nobody is talking about this.”
Coincidentally, here’s a PBS NewsHour segment from tonight: