In today’s edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, Heather Kays, managing editor of School Reform News speaks with Lis Snell. Snell is the director of education at the Reason Foundation. Kays and Snell discuss student-based budgeting.
Kays and Snell talk about the benefits and outcomes of allowing school funding to follow the child instead of the money going straight to the school district. Snell also announces plans for a new student-based budgeting center Reason is opening in order to promote the conceps of decentralizing school funding, allowing parents choice and provind studets with additional educational opportunities.