The Early Education Initiative, in partnership with the New America Foundation's Federal Education Budget Project (FEBP), has expanded the FEBP database to include data on publicly-funded Prekindergarten at the state and school district levels.
The new data include funding and enrollment for fiscal years 2007 through 2011 for:
The database serves as a reliable resource for policymakers, journalists, parents, teachers, and community members seeking information about education funding in their local districts or states.
PreK-12 State Longitudinal Data Systems
FCD's Policy to Action Brief, PreK-3rd: Next Steps for State Longitudinal Data Systems by Donald J. Hernandez, recommends that the federal government convene a national advisory group to develop guidelines that will assist states in developing fully integrated PreK-12 longitudinal data systems.