Now More Than Ever

One of the richest states in the richest country in the world can afford excellent public education for all. Now More Than Ever! We must fund public education in order to:

  • Recover from the disruption caused by the pandemic.
  • Restore the economy and public services.
  • Rebuild a better society.

We need a New Deal-level of investment and progressive tax and budget policies to make that funding possible. Funding from all three levels of government — federal, state and local — is critical to seizing this dangerous moment to advance the public good.

Funding Facts
PreK-12 Funding

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The state is underfunding our schools by more than $1 billion a year.

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Higher Education Funding

Higher Ed

Aid for public colleges & universities is down by more than $500 million annually.

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“Education is the most precious resource in a democracy. Together we can take back our schools and colleges.”

Massachusetts Teachers Assocation President Merrie Najimy
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