Families of children with special needs are less likely to apply and enroll their children in charter schools, a new study has found.
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November 21, 2012
Oklahoma's Supreme Court has turned away a legal challenge to a state voucher program for students with disabilities.
November 20, 2012
An analysis of schools in New York state finds that charters serve comparable numbers of students with disabilities as most traditional public schools.
November 15, 2012
The Los Angeles Unified School Board has rejected a measure that would have put a temporary moratorium on charter schools, a proposal driven in part by a board member's concerns about charters' record serving special needs students.
June 28, 2012
New Hampshire lawmakers overrode a veto by the governor to create a new system to provide tax credits in support of private school vouchers for students.
June 19, 2012
A federal report says that charter schools enroll fewer students with disabilities than traditional public schools, citing several likely factors for that disparity.
May 24, 2012
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney navigates some tricky school choice issues in his blueprint for education.