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New York Post / By Mark Cunningham
Originally published: 10.1.2013
So it turns out that one big reason why New York City charter schools have fewer kids in special education is that a child at a charter is more likely to escape special ed than one attending a traditional public school. They do a better job of getting kids out of it, and of keeping at-risk kids from falling into it.