April 29, 2008 11:28AM

New Study: Public School Students Benefit from Vouchers

Jay Greene and Marcus Winters have just authored a new Manhattan Institute study on Florida’s McKay voucher program for disabled students. According to Greene and Winters, the academic performance of mildly disabled students (the vast majority of all special needs students) who remain in public schools was positively affected by the proximity of their schools to private schools participating in the McKay program.

Haven’t had a chance to read it all yet, but looks interesting.