what is the budget for the department of education
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The Department of Education operates a range of aid programs for elementary and secondary schools. The aid and related regulations have generally failed to lift academic achievement. The department also subsidizes higher education through student loans and grants. Unfortunately, that aid has fueled inflation in college tuition and is subject to widespread abuse.
2020-2021 Budget Statement Manuals
2020-2021 Budget Statement – Other Items
In addition, the Office of Budget & Planning prepares and submits the agency’s annual budget request to the Legislative Budget Office, calculates the Mississippi Department of Education’s indirect cost rate and provides assistance with fiscal year planning to program offices.
The Office of Budget & Planning establishes and maintains the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) budget as appropriated by the Mississippi Legislature. This budget, which totals over $3 billion, includes funding from state, federal and other special sources.
For the Resident Expenditure by Budget Category – Per-Pupil Report, expenditures are divided by the resident pupil count. For the Resident Expenditure by Budget Category Report – Per Pupil Expenditure, prior to FY18, the resident pupil count is an average of the October 1st and April 1st resident students (for which a School Administrative Unit is financially responsible) reported to the State Department of Education’s Student Information System. For the FY18 Resident Expenditure by Budget Category Report- Per Pupil Expenditure, the resident pupil count is the resident students reported to the Maine Department of Education on October 1, 2017.
Resident Expenditures by Budget Categories for each School Administrative Unit
The Department’s services provide Tasmanians with the opportunity to learn and reach their potential, to lead fulfilling and productive lives and to contribute positively to the community. More broadly the services recognise that education is a key driver for both economic and social improvement.
The Department of Education is responsible for government education from the early years through to Year 12 as well as adult learning (Libraries Tasmania).
STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Idaho statute requires a minimum of four (4) hours of instruction per day for full funding. However, schools may apply for a waiver from the State Board of Education to adjust for lower than expected average daily attendance or if they do not meet the minimum instructional hours.