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US Department of Education Releases Another $245 Million for Privatization of Public Schools; by Diane Ravitch

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Native HAWAIIan Charter Schools get $1.5 million from OHA ...
Native HAWAIIan Charter Schools get $1.5 million from OHA ...
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"John King awards $245M to charters incl $8M to the Uncommon Schools charter chain, a chain he previously ran that is known for outrageously high suspension rates. Research accumulates that charters don’t necessarily outperform public schools. That they drain resources from public schools, thus harming the great majority of children who attend public schools. That they fail to be accountable or transparent. That their sponsors and advocates are funded by billionaires and hedge fund managers. That even the best of them, according to a new study by Dobbie and Fryer, have no long-term effects. That they open and close with alarming frequency. That many are abject failures. Yet John King is using his brief tenure to hand over hundreds of millions to continue the Public School Demolition Derby."

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