There's momentum building at the State House to finally fix how Massachusetts funds its public schools. Gov. Baker said his office would include updates to the 25-year-old funding formula in his budget coming later this month, and last week, state Sen. Sonia Chang-Diaz filed legislation that would give more funds to under-resourced schools.
It's go time. We need your support now more than ever. Send a letter to Gov. Baker urging him to fix school funding now!
Students sitting in classrooms across the Commonwealth – students like José – can't afford to have politicians drag their feet on this.
Our children's futures rest in the governor's and the legislature's hands. It's time to close the achievement gap and fix these funding inequities now.