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Special Education Vouchers

By Nirvi Shah — April 17, 2012 1 min read

The tally of students with disabilities who attend private schools using vouchers is about 30,000 nationwide, according to a new report 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.

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A version of this article appeared in the April 18, 2012 edition of Education Week as Special Education Vouchers

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