Last year’s record state budget has been topped with Gov. Newsom proposed spending plan. Schools from transitional kindergarten to high school and community colleges would receive $102 billion plus $16 billion in a windfall surplus from this year. Within those big numbers are programs, priorities and new commitments that will be shaped by the public’s response and debated through June in the Legislature.
EdSource has asked observers, advocates, students and legislators to initiate the discussion with their first take on the governor’s budget for 2022-23. Click here to read their thoughts about the proposal and to see what they are saying about the governor’s early education and higher education proposals.