Programs that Work
Financial Incentives for Teen Parents to Stay in School
Children Succeeding in School
Students graduating from high school
Age of Child
Type of Setting
Type of Service
Type of Outcome Addressed
Cognitive Development / School Performance
Evidence Level (What does this mean?)
Other Reviewed Programs
As a component of state welfare programs, the Financial Incentives for Teen Parents to Stay in School program is designed to encourage enrollment, attendance, and completion of high school among teen parents with the ultimate goal of increasing employment and earnings and reducing welfare dependence. The program offers financial incentives which are typically supplemented by case management and social services.
The Financial Incentives for Teen Parents to Stay in School program has not yet been thoroughly reviewed by PPN, but preliminary review suggests it may be effective at improving outcomes for the indicators listed above.
This program is highly regarded by other credible organizations and reviews of the program can be found online at the websites listed below: