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DON'T MISS: "Asleep at the Wheel" : - Network For Public Education

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MUST READ! 'This report,  details the Network for Public Education’s two month examination of the U.S. Department of Education’s Charter Schools Program (CSP).  The report found that nearly $1 billion had been wasted in the past 25 years on charter schools that never opened or closed soon after opening. Our investigation found a troubling pattern of insufficient applicant review, contradictions between information provided by applicants and available public data, the gifting of funds to schools with inadequate financial and governance plans, a push-out of large grants to the states with little supervision by the department, and the waste of hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars.The article is a condensation of one that Jeff wrote in “The Progressive.”

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