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Audit finds chaotic financial management at Tennessee's Achievement School District

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It's in charge of turning around Tennessee's failing schools, but an outside auditor of Tennessee's famed-but-failed Achievement School District  found that finances were a mess, t's in charge of turning around Tennessee's failing schools, but the state's Achievement School District now has its own flunking grade from state Comptroller watchdogs which give  a blistering critique into the agency's lack of internal financial controls over basic functions.So just how bad are things at the agency that directly manages five public schools and contracts with private charter groups to operate 24 other schools falling into the bottom five percent of schools statewide in terms of student performance?' Read this article and know that this is typical of school reform across the nation, wherecorruptionis endemic.

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

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