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Jonathan Travers is a partner at Education Resource Strategies, Inc., where he leads the consulting practice and works with districts to analyze and improve resource use across systems. Before joining ERS, Jonathan was vice president of finance and administration at Teach For America (TFA), and he served as budget director for the District of Columbia Public Schools.

Work by Jonathan Travers

With Schools Shut Down, Are Districts Saving Money?

Without the need to pay for bus fuel, substitute teachers or school supplies, districts must…

The Promise and Peril of ESSA School Spending Transparency

We’re entering a new era in school finance. Under a requirement in the federal “Every…