Daily Archives: August 25, 2016

GUILTY! Online Charter Founder Pleads Guilty to Theft of $8 Million

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Calling John Oliver! The charter lobbyists have been criticizing Oliver for his expose of charter fraud last Sunday. Unfair, they say. Untrue, they say. Slanders charters, they say. Let’s see how they fit…

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Please Write and Tweet John Oliver to Thank Him for His Program Revealing Charter Fraud

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
As readers of this blog know, deregulation of charters leads to fraud, graft, and abuse. On this site, I have documented scores of examples of fraudsters and grifters who take advantage of weak…

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New Jersey: Parent Activist Sue Altman Gives Governor Christie a Lesson

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie went to an open meeting with parents where the topic was the impoverished district of Camden, which has been under state control for three years. In the meeting,…

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A Math Teacher Remembers Her Students (Education Realist)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
? This abridged post comes from the blog Education Realist. The teacher who writes this blog prefers to remain anonymous. I have observed this teacher teach math and social…

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