The impacts are stark:
- About 31 percent of districts are considering cutting full-day kindergarten next year, compared with 1 percent that eliminated it this year.
- About 86 percent of districts anticipate seeing class sizes increase next year, compared with 17 percent increasing this year.
- 91 percent of districts don’t plan to fill empty positions next year, and about two-thirds plan to lay off instructional staff.
The full report (pdf) is worth a read.