Media Coverage

MINNPOST – What does Minnesota’s new special-ed aid mean for districts with the largest shortfalls?


MINNPOST – ‘We can’t sustain this’: special-ed shortfalls strain Minnesota districts as lawmakers struggle to find long-term solution


KVLY-TV – Special education funding: How the gap hurts all students


MINNPOST – ‘Help us’: Minnesota school officials plead with lawmakers to fix special education cross-subsidy


Star Tribune – Minnesota schools facing ‘crisis level’ in special education funding


Duluth News Tribune – Who should pay? Districts advocate for changes in how special education expenses are covered


MPR – As schools struggle with costs, special education takes a toll


Lonsdale News Review – TCU board joins others in urging government to offset special education costs


Grand Rapids Herald Review – School districts across Minnesota advocate for special education reform


MINNPOST – Meet the cross-subsidy, an increasingly painful way to pay for special ed


MREA Voice – Minnesota Schools Face Rising Special Education Needs


MN Schoolwires – Special Education Cross-Subsidy Continues to Grow


Minnesota Legislature – School districts grapple with growing special education funding gap