Dr. Gary Houchens: Achievement Effects of Scholarship Tax Credits

BIPPS scholar Dr. Gary Houchens has posted a nice discussion about the impacts of scholarship tax credits on student performance in other states. The quick message, these programs allow a tax credit when donors support private non-profit groups that give needy students scholarships to attend the K to 12 school that works best for those students.

Houchens points to improvements in student learning and college-going rates thanks to these scholarships, something Kentucky could really use. But, read his article to get the full message.