Understanding education funding is vital. Check out this analysis from the Wisconsin Budget Project.

“The share of state tax revenue dedicated to school districts has declined since 2011. That year, the state devoted $3.81 out of every $10 in tax revenue to school districts. In contrast, the state is projected to spend just $3.21 out of every $10 in tax revenue on public school districts in 2019—a decline of 16% since 2011.” – Wisconsin Budget Project

Read more here: http://www.wisconsinbudgetproject.org/years-after-historic-cuts-wisconsin-still-hasnt-fully-restored-state-aid-for-public-schools