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Ohio: When Does Public Money Turn into Private Assets?

Bill Phillis, a veteran warrior for public schools and equitable financing of them, wrote the following in response to a court case that will be heard on September 23. 361 more words

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Ohio: When Is Public Money Not Public Money?

Bill Phillis of the Ohio Equity and Adequacy Coalition asks, where is the outrage?

He writes:

“Charter school operators argue that public tax money becomes private when it reaches the borders of charterland… 240 more words

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Florida: Charter Schools Making Big Profits from Real Estate Deals

Why do we see the same story in state after state? Wherever for-profit charter schools exist or wherever state law allows charter schools to hire for-profit management companies, someone is making a lot of money that was supposed to go for educating students. 502 more words

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Altruistic Entrepreneur?

altruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others

altruistic: of or motivated by altruism

entrepreneur: a person who organizes and manages a business undertaking, assuming the risk for the sake of profit… 689 more words


Why The New Normal for Document Review Spells Disaster

August 27, 2014

Lawyers, by nature, are not very optimistic people. Maybe it’s a function of assessing risk constantly — with your ass on the line no less. 484 more words


Paul Horton on the Chicago Clique and the War on Public Education

Paul Horton is a history instructor in the University High School at the University of Chicago Lab Schools. This post explains the Obama administration’s love for charters and its disdain for public schools. 1,665 more words

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Could Your College Degree Be Worthless?

Everest College

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Colleges that you see advertising on television are most likely “for-profit” colleges. That means the college runs more like a business than a traditional University. 461 more words

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