March 03, 2014
The Show-Me Institute releases first-ever study of New Hampshire's Opportunity Scholarship program. The program helps low- and middle-income families afford the schools of their choice by granting 85% tax credits to businesses that donate to nonprofit scholarship organizations.
The study finds that the program primarily benefits low-income families and that those families are highly satisfied.
The study's author, Jason Bedrick, is an education policy analyst at the Cato
February 03, 2014
NH scholarship program offers family a new start, but faces legal challenge
When the New Hampshire Legislature passed an educational tax credit program in 2012, a new world of opportunities opened for Tia Fader. She was the mother of two children who were struggling academically, and in need of a new start.
Now, after her daughters have found success in the School Choice Scholarship Act, it’s under assaultRead More...
January 04, 2014
December 18, 2013
The Network for Educational Opportunity (NEO) announced today the inaugural New Hampshire School Choice Celebration will be held during National School Choice Week. The celebration will take place at the Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon Street East in Laconia, NH on Saturday, February 1st beginning at 12:30 p.m. NEO, in partnership with the New Hampshire Center for Innovative Schools, are holding this first-ever event to kick off the second year of NEO's K-12 scholarship operations and toRead More...
December 10, 2013
NEO Progress Update – Fall 2013’ Lays Out Stark Difference Nonprofit Makes for Students
Concord, NH – The Network For Educational Opportunity (NEO), the Granite State’s only approved scholarship organization fully operating in compliance with the 2012 Education Tax Credit Law, released its NEO Progress Update – Fall 2013. The update has been published at NetworkForEducation.org and shared with NEO’s network of scholarship families, contributor businesses, and otherRead More...