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Special Education Confidential

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Lisa Snell, the director of education studies at Reason Public Policy Institute, has released a new report on how charter schools provide excellent special education for their charges. Perhaps first and foremost, she found that charters, especially in California, actually reduce the number of kids designated as needing special ed. She also found that school districts are keeping a good chunk of the cash they're supposed to be forking over to the charters.

The whole report is here. And here's an LA Daily News story on it.