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Special Ed School Vouchers May Come With Hidden Costs

By DANA GOLDSTEINNew York Times When Tamiko Walker transferred her son, she learned that she had waived some of his rights to disability support services. “I don’t understand why,” she said. For many parents with disabled children in public school systems, the lure of the private school voucher is strong. Vouchers for special needs students […]

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