WWC review of this study

MPCP Longitudinal Educational Growth Study Fifth Year Report.

Witte, J. F., Carlson, D., Cowen, J. M., Fleming, D. J., & Wolf, P. J. (2012). Report of the School Choice Demonstration Project, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Milwaukee Evaluation Report #29. Retrieved from: https://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED530071

  • Quasi-Experimental Design
     examining 
    1,308
     Students
    , grades
    3-10
At least one finding shows moderate evidence of effectiveness
At least one statistically significant positive finding
Meets WWC standards with reservations

Reviewed: August 2012

General Mathematics Achievement outcomes—Indeterminate effects found
Outcome
measure
Comparison Period Sample Intervention
mean
Comparison
mean
Significant? Improvement
    index
ESSA
rating

Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exam (WKCE): Math

Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP) vs. Attended a Milwaukee Public School

Posttest

All students;
1,308 students

N/A

N/A

No

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Literacy achievement outcomes—Statistically significant positive effects found
Outcome
measure
Comparison Period Sample Intervention
mean
Comparison
mean
Significant? Improvement
    index
ESSA
rating

Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exam (WKCE): Reading

Milwaukee Parental Choice Program (MPCP) vs. Attended a Milwaukee Public School

Posttest

All students;
1,307 students

N/A

N/A

Yes

 
 
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Characteristics of study sample as reported by study author.


  • Female: 55%
    Male: 45%
  • Race
    Asian
    3%
    Black
    63%
    Native American
    1%
    White
    9%
  • Ethnicity
    Hispanic
    25%
    Not Hispanic
    75%

  • Urban
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