Governor Corbett’s Budget Increases Funding for Education by $387 Million; New Initiatives to Raise Student Achievement
February 4, 2014 - Investments to Ensure Students are Ready to Learn, Ready to Grow and Ready to Succeed.
Summary of State Appropriations
This page contains a summary of the proposed funding levels for Education appropriations for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
Basic Education Funding
The Governor's Budget includes $5,526,129,000 for the Basic Education Funding appropriation.
The Governor's Budget includes $1,046,815,000 for the Special Education appropriation.
Secondary Career and Technical Education Subsidy
The Governor's Budget includes $62,000,000 for the Career and Technical Education appropriation. This appropriation allocates approximately $49,639,000 for the Secondary Career and Technical Education Subsidy (SCTES).
Ready to Learn Block Grant
The Governor's Budget includes $341,000,000 for the Ready to Learn Block Grant.
For more information on Governor Corbett's 2014-2015 Budget Proposal please visit the Governor's Budget Office Website.