special needs vouchers

School Desks

On Tuesday, lawmakers reintroduced legislation that would provide thousands of dollars in state funding to special needs students who want to leave public districts for private schools.

Ann-Elise Henzl

The Joint Committee on Finance was expected to vote on the school vouchers on Wednesday; however, lawmakers adjourned without taking action on the item.

Ann-Elise Henzl

The U.S. Department of Justice is warning Wisconsin that its school choice or voucher program cannot discriminate against students with disabilities.