When Howard County schools officials presented the superintendent’s $113 billion spending plan last week, they repeatedly referenced a 600-page budget book. Wanting to be as transparent as possible, acting Howard County Public School System Superintendent Bill Barnes wondered how the school system could make the budget process easier to follow, particularly the massive spending plan. Schools officials came up with a digital toolkit.
No time to read Howard County schools’ 600-page budget? Try their new digital toolkit
January 26, 2024