March 9, 2017 : Where does the $700M invested in our schools come from?  How do we spend it?  What are the restrictions and mandates that flow with the dollars? Where do we have flexibility? Are there other dollars that align with the school budget?  Kara Millonzi of the UNC School of Government, an economist and attorney, walked us through the complex map of education funding on the local, state and federal levels during this eye-opening session.