State Rep. Terri Leo-Wilson discusses bill regarding special needs education
Published: Mar. 2, 2023 at 11:16 AM CST|Updated: Mar. 2, 2023 at 2:52 PM CST
TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - State Rep. of District 23, Terri Leo-Wilson, discusses her new bill regarding a grant for the parent of a special needs child’s right choose their school.
Under Wilson’s House Bill 2803, parents of special needs children would be able to use state-funded grant money to select the private or public school which suits their child.
“It would give a parent the ability to choose what they feel is best for their student,” Wilson said.
Wilson was previously a special needs educator, and said she “served three terms on the State Board of Education.” She has introduced multiple bills regarding the education system in Texas.
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