Fact Sheet: Education Funding Falters in Maine

February 6, 2013

Severe Education Funding Cuts Threaten Maine’s Economic Future

While other New England states have managed to maintain and even increase their support for K-12 education since the start of the recession, Maine has cut education funding deeply in recent years.  These funding cuts threaten both students’ and the state’s economic future.

Education Funding Falters

 See also: Maine Spends the Lowest Amount per Student in New England (chart)