Weighted Student Funding

Weighted student funding. Student-centered funding. Student-based budgeting. It goes by many different names, and the different names have some different nuances. But the idea is simple: Tax dollars should follow individual students to the schools where they are served, based on their needs, rather than distributed through district offices based on personnel formulas or other factors. Let the money follow the child.

Online Course-Level Funding: Toward Colorado Self-Blended Secondary Learning Options (Issue Paper 4-2012)
Reason Foundation, Weighted Student Formula Yearbook 2009