Published Online: April 17, 2012
Published in Print: April 18, 2012, as Special Education Vouchers

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Special Education Vouchers

"The Promise of Special Needs Scholarships"

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The tally of students with disabilities who attend private schools using vouchers is about 30,000 nationwide, according to a new reportRequires Adobe Acrobat Reader from the Alliance for School.

The report by the Washington-based advocacy group says eight states offer a total of 10 school choice programs just for students with disabilities. They include the largest and one of the oldest, which is Florida's, and one that begins this fall in Ohio.

Vol. 31, Issue 28, Page 5

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