State Budget Shortfalls and Education

State Budget Shortfalls and Education

The National Education Association says the nation's school districts face the worst budget shortfalls since World War II. A panel talks about why that is, and how all levels of education are being affected by budget crunches across the...

The National Education Association says the nation's school districts face the worst budget shortfalls since World War II. A panel talks about why that is, and how all levels of education are being affected by budget crunches across the country.

Guests

Robert Johnston

assistant managing editor for Education Week

Steve Smith

senior policy specialist for the National Conference of State Legislatures

Lisa Keegan

CEO of Education Leaders Council

Eugene Hickok

Undersecretary of Education

Lily Eskelsen

secretary-treasurer of the National Education Association

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