Education & Labor

This page contains information on the topics of education and labor that relate to Maryland’s counties. It provides access to State government documents, relevant task force materials, surveys, and education and labor news from MACo’s blog, Conduit Street.

Conduit Street Blog

Read our Fall 2012 Pension Blog Series

Education Budget Resources

The Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act of 2012 (Teacher Pension Shift) (PDF)

FY 2017 Preliminary Draft State Aid Calculations (PDF)

FY 2015 Final State Aid Calculations (PDF)

FY 2016 State Aid to Education (PDF)

FY 2017 Overview of State Aid to Local Governments

FY 2016 Overview of State Aid to Local Governments (PDF)

Non-Recurring Costs for County School Budgeting: A County Official's Guide to the Process and Laws Behind the System (PDF)

School Construction

State of Maryland Debt Management and Interest Rate Exchange Agreement Policies (PDF)

Task Forces of County Interest

Access Task Force materials and final reports.

Employment and Economic Data

Locate employment and economic data relating to Maryland counties.

Public School Construction

Find information on public school construction capital project funding and special grant programs.

Maryland State Department of Education

Each year, the Maryland State Department of Education Office of Finance provides a statistical handbook including student demographic data, staff and salary data, assessment results, financial data and statistics.

The Factbooks

Department of Legislative Services – Legislative Handbooks

Maryland Legislative Handbook – Education (PDF)

Not finding what you seek?

To suggest another resource to be added to this list, email Robin Clark Eilenberg.