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ABCs of School Choice

Students who use vouchers to attend private schools tend to perform better on assessment tests and graduate from high school at higher rates, suggests a report by the Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, an Indianapolis-based nonprofit organization that promotes and researches school choice issues.

The reportRequires Adobe Acrobat Reader includes a breakdown of 21 school choice programs in 13 states and a section that addresses frequently asked questions about school choice.

Data for the study come from nonprofit research organizations and academic journals.

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For background, previous stories, and Web links, read Choice.

Vol. 27, Issue 29, Page 5

Published in Print: March 26, 2008, as School Choice
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