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Sunday, December 9, 2012

Disability Stats

Previous posts have discussed the collection and use of dataDisability Scoop reports:
Graduation rates for students enrolled in special education are on the rise as fewer kids with disabilities drop out of school.
From 2009 to 2010, there was a 2 percent increase in the number of students with disabilities across the country who left school with a diploma, according to the 2012 Disability Statistics Compendium, released late last month.
The annual report from the University of New Hampshire synthesizes government data to paint a picture of the experiences of Americans with disabilities in education, health care, employment and other key areas by the numbers.
Some other data from the report: