Students With Disabilities in Charter Schools

As more parents consider charter schools as an alternative to noncharter public schools for their children with special needs, special education in charters deserves a critical look. Here, the National Center for Technology Innovation examines the challenges and successes of special education in charter schools. This includes issues related to enrollment, legal identity, infrastructure, school choice, and virtual charters. The piece ends with a discussion on the future of students with disabilities in charter schools.