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Pennsylvania: Home to Unregulated Cyber Charter Frauds

Pennsylvania has many cyber charters. They are all failing schools. The legislature doesn’t care. Two cyber charter operators were arrested and convicted for stealing millions of dollars. 881 more words


Jan Resseger: Why Did DeVos Overrule Her Staff to Reinstate a Shoddy Accreditor?

Jan Resseger writes here about Betsy DeVos’s decision to overrule a strong recommendation from Department career staff and resinstate an accrediting agency with a terrible record. 470 more words


Laurene Powell Jobs and the New Philanthropy

The Washington Post published a long story about Laurene Powell Jobs. She is of course the widow of Steve Jobs and has a net worth of $20 billion or so. 2,456 more words

Education Reform

Tom Ultican: Why Charter Schools are NOT Public Schools

Over the past 25 years of experience with charter schools, we have learned that they claim to be public when it is time to get the money, but in all other respects, they are private. 402 more words

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Charles P. Pierce: Betsy DeVos, Profiting Off Students in an Administration of Grifters

Charles P. Pierce, blogger for Esquire, is one of my favorite writers. He has a knack for getting right to the point with pithy phrases and colorful images. 149 more words

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