The program will be an option for 100 students with complex behavioral needs, with the goal of reducing private school placements.
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September 16, 2014
The Staten Island Advance reports that students in Catholic schools are not receiving the services they are entitled to as part of their individualized education programs.
June 20, 2014
Voucher supporters say that information from the investigation will be used to damage choice programs in the state.
June 20, 2013
The state budget includes $8 million that can be used to help provide vouchers of up to $10,000 for students with disabilities to attend private schools.
May 03, 2013
Schools that enroll students using the publicly-funded vouchers must adhere to the Americans with Disabilities Act, the U.S. Department of Justice cautions.
February 22, 2013
Gov. Scott Walker proposes spending $21 million over two years on a program that would help families of children with disabilities to pay for private school.
December 31, 2012
A Colorado district must reimburse the parents for a special education student's enrollment at an out-of-state residential facility, a federal appellate court has ruled.
November 21, 2012
The state's Lindsey Nicole Henry Scholarship program has now survived two years of court challenges.
September 14, 2012
National trends show students with disabilities are more likely to stay in traditional public schools as peers leave for charters and private schools, but some states are showing an alternate pattern.
September 10, 2012
A new voucher program in Ohio for students with disabilities has attracted children with learning disabilities in particular.