Coalition for Vermont Student Equity

Act 127 is good law, and long overdue

DOVER-Vermont stands as a beacon of community values. Yet beneath this facade, our education system has harbored inequities for decades that undermine these very principles.

Enter Act 127-a legislative commitment to Vermont's constitutional guarantee of equity, opportunity, and fairness for every child in our state.

However well-intentioned, Vermont's education funding system has inadvertently perpetuated inequities across our diverse landscapes.

Rural, impoverished, and diverse districts have borne the brunt of this outdated model, and have struggled to provide the same level of education as their more affluent counterparts.

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