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Innovation Ohio: E-Schools Are Terrible Schools with Politically Powerful Sponsors: by Stephen Dyer at Diane Ravitch

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CHARTERS IN OHIO,...KNOW THE REALITY BECAUSE THIS IS WHAT IS HAPPENING IN YOUR STATE! In a report on the powerful and profitable virtual charter school industry in Ohio, Stephen Dyer of Innovation Ohio documents the failure of these schools. 35,000 students are enrolled in E-schools. Not a single virtual charter school is rated A or B by the state. Most earn an F.Not a single virtual charter school is rated A or B by the state. The graduation rates at the state's nine virtual charters are abysmal. The worst-performing district in the state has a higher graduation rate than all the E-schools.Why does Ohio continue to fund these low-performing schools? Why are they never held accountable? Because the owners of the two biggest E-schools make generous campaign donations to important elected officials.
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