The COVID shutdowns have done more than force schools to pivot to digital learning. The overall economic slowdown has created significant funding shortfalls for education. State and local revenues are off and K-12 education is under threat. School library programs are directly tied to the financial health and stability of their states and districts. Join representatives of the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO); the Council of Chief State School Officials (CCSSO), and NEA, National Education Association for a panel forecasting the future of education funding and discussing what policies could mitigate the worst impacts.