Study: Florida private school choice program sees gains
September 28, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — Low-income students in Florida who attended private schools using a credit scholarship program were more likely to go to college than their peers in public schools, according to a study released Wednesday.
The findings by the non-partisan Urban Institute stood in contrast with some of the recent studies of similar private school choice programs that produced mixed results. The analysis of the largest statewide private school choice program in the country was likely to energize the Trump administration in its effort to expand school choice across the nation, but also to i...