Brookings Institution: Vouchers improve college going for African-Americans

A new report from the Brookings Institution indicates that vouchers in New York City that allowed African-Americans to attend private schools resulted in increased college attendance at more upscale schools. The study found: “…that using a voucher to attend private school increased the overall college enrollment rate among African Americans by 24 percent.” Interestingly, vouchers…

Who embraces the free market more: NH or KY?

Kentucky gets left behind again. The Heritage Foundation is reporting that  the New Hampshire legislature has passed a voucher program and joined the ranks of the most states by embracing school choice as a viable option for education reform. Kentucky still does not have school choice legislation. Interestingly this is not the first time that New Hampshire…