We have compiled a range of great materials and resources created by Alliance organizations, partners and media organizations. These are grouped by topics: Local Control Funding Formula, Local Control and Accountability Plans, California School Dashboard, System of Support and Continuous Improvement, and more.

LOCAL CONTROL FUNDING FORMULA (LCFF)

  • Ed100: Chapter 8.5 LCFF Primer: provides a thorough and accessible description (with infographics) about how money gets allocated from the state to local districts. The resource includes explanations of “basic aid” and how special education dollars are separately allocated.
  • EdSource: Local Control Funding Formula Essentials Guide: A primer on the Local Control Funding Formula, (Available in Spanish).
  • Californians for Justice: Keeping Students and Families at the Heart of LCFF (2015): A powerpoint presentation, developed by Californians for Justice, guiding district and community leaders in a process to understand meaningful student and family engagement as part of the development of Local Control Accountability Plans (LCAPs). See the full report here.
  • Californians for Justice: CA’s Fair Funding for Students Make More Possible: a 4 minute video that provides some background information on the history of LCFF and how additional funding helps further serve historically underserved students.

LOCAL CONTROL ACCOUNTABILITY PLANS (LCAPS)

CALIFORNIA SCHOOL DASHBOARD 

SYSTEM OF SUPPORT AND CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT

ADDITIONAL