ELPS 607: School Finance (3)
Students will study the economic, political and legal aspects of financing public instruction. This course will provide an historical overview of school finance theories and practices. Students will learn about the implementation of budgets and the importance of the evaluation of budgets and its effects on the organization. Additionally, this course will address emerging partnerships with businesses, industries and others. Students will be evaluated on their class participation, oral and written reports and a final exam.