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David Dorsey Talks About At-Risk Funding

David Dorsey explains at-risk school funding in Kansas including what it is, how it came to be and its status under the current block grant funding for Kansas K-12 education. David is a Senior Education Policy Analyst with Kansas Policy Institute with 20 years experience as a teacher, most recently teaching at-risk students in Topeka, and 15 years working in state and local government in Arizona. He has written a three-part series on the basics of at-risk funding, the philosophy and research supporting at-risk funding and the political and judicial impact of at-risk funding in Kansas.