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Erin Richards

Education Reporter

Erin Richards covers education, particularly the Milwaukee Public Schools, for the Journal Sentinel.

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Says that even if his budget is adopted, private schools in the choice program would be getting about half the per-pupil funds that public schools receive

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Public vs. Private: Sorting out the truth in the debate over school choice

Wisconsin was a national pioneer in sending Milwaukee children to private schools with publicly funded vouchers. Now, with the Legislature debating Gov. Scott Walker's plan to expand choice to additional cities, we shed light on some of the key disputes over the choice program.

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