Tag: Coalition of McKay Scholarship Schools

McKay Coalition: Florida private schools don’t want mandated testing for students with disabilities

Editor’s note: This post was submitted by the Coalition of McKay Scholarship Schools. In a recent “Florida Roundup” post, redefinED reported that a new study from the Fordham Institute “finds that mandated testing – and even public reporting of test results – isn’t that big a concern for private schools[Read More…]

Bill would expand voucher program for students with disabilities

A bill filed in the Florida Legislature this week could give the families of disabled students quicker access to McKay Scholarships, state-funded vouchers for private schools, and likely result in an expansion of the $151 million program. Senate Bill 172, sponsored by Sen. Miguel  Diaz de la Portilla, R-Miami, nixes[Read More…]