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    maf1029

    Charter School Scandals.

    This record of Charter School scandals is extremenly well organized.

    You can easily find one school in the Alphabetically listed Charter Schools.

    You can easily find the guilty schools listed for each state.

    The site is also organized so you can find:

    Scandals listed for each year

    Lists for schools managed by specific groups

    The Debt for schools

    As well as the schools caught for each of the following infractions:

    Deceptive enrollment practices (4)
    Diploma/graduation problems (4)
    Discrimination against SpEd students (6)
    Drug issues (1)
    Embezzlement (20)
    Ethics investigation (1)
    Excessive compensation (7)
    Excessive legal costs (3)
    Excessive school day (1)
    Extensive legal battles/costs (1)
    Extreme administrative and/or teacher attrition (14)
    Extreme student attrition (9)
    Extreme student retention (1)
    Failure to implement program (17)
    Financial mismanagement (54)
    Flawed formula for funding (1)
    Fraud and misrepresentation (20)
    Funds unaccounted for (2)
    Governance problems (37)
    Grade tampering (3)
    Grand Theft (17)
    H1B visas (2)
    Harassment of public official (1)
    Hindering desegregation (1)
    Illegal lobbying (1)
    Inadequate food service (1)
    Inadequate oversight (12)
    KKK support (1)
    Lack of compliance (1)
    Lack of enrollment (25)
    Lack of regulation (2)
    Lack of superior performance (1)
    Lack of transparency (1)
    Lawsuit (45)
    Limited academic performance (3)
    Low teacher salaries (1)
    Lying on public form (1)
    Misspent funds: $1.9M? (1)
    Misspent funds: $100K (1)
    Misspent funds: $10K (1)
    Misspent funds: $28K (1)
    Misspent funds: $300K (1)
    Misspent funds: $330K (1)
    Misspent funds: $350K (1)
    Misspent funds: $400K (1)
    Misspent funds: $476K (1)
    Misspent funds: $500K ? (1)
    Misspent funds: $700K (1)
    Misspent funds: $750K (1)
    Misspent funds: $79K (1)
    Misspent funds: $90K (1)
    Mistreatment of teachers (3)
    Misuse of funds (41)
    Money-laundering (1)
    Nepotism (33)
    Not paying employees (5)
    Obstructing official business (1)
    Occupancy conflicts (1)
    Overcompensation (1)
    Poor academic performance (73)
    Preferential treatment (2)
    Privatization mutation (1)
    Problems with site (3)
    Profiteering (7)
    Purchasing politicians (2)
    Questionable church/state barrier (26)
    Questionable discipline practices (37)
    Questionable enrollment practices (42)
    Questionable financial practices (99)
    Questionable hiring or termination practices (60)
    Questionable instructional practices (7)
    Questionable miscellaneous practices (52)
    Questionable real estate practices (26)
    Questionable safety practices (9)
    Questionable school meal practices (2)
    Record keeping (16)
    Refusal to disclose information (10)
    Religious instruction (1)
    Retalliation against teachers (1)
    Safety violations (3)
    School violence (1)
    Scientology (2)
    Screening potential students (7)
    Segregation (8)
    Selective enrollment (10)
    Stolen: $1.428M (1)
    Stolen: $1.4M (#1) (1)
    Stolen: $1.4M (#2) (1)
    Stolen: $100K (1)
    Stolen: $105K (1)
    Stolen: $14K (1)
    Stolen: $18K (1)
    Stolen: $195K (1)
    Stolen: $200K (3)
    Stolen: $20K (1)
    Stolen: $240K (1)
    Stolen: $25K (1)
    Stolen: $28K (1)
    Stolen: $300K (1)
    Stolen: $30K (1)
    Stolen: $3K (1)
    Stolen: $400K (1)
    Stolen: $454K (1)
    Stolen: $47K (1)
    Stolen: $48K (1)
    Stolen: $490K (1)
    Stolen: $4K (1)
    Stolen: $5.5M (1)
    Stolen: $500K (1)
    Stolen: $50K (1)
    Stolen: $5M (1)
    Stolen: $6.25K (1)
    Stolen: $64K (1)
    Stolen: $674K (1)
    Stolen: $69K (1)
    Stolen: $710K (1)
    Stolen: $72K (1)
    Strained co-locations (2)
    Student-labor abuses (1)
    Students used for political purposes (2)
    Suppressing parent voice (1)
    Tampering with gov't records (1)
    Teachers fear retribution (3)
    Testing irregularities and cheating (24)
    Unauditable records (6)
    Unpaid debts (1)
    Unstable leadership (1)
    Using public money to benefit a church (3)
    Violating master plan of community (1)
    Violating teachers' rights to organize (5)
    Violation of open governance (9)
    Violation of state policies (5)
    Violations of regulations (1)
    Virtual charter school (6)

    I hope this information helps you and others push back against the expansion of Charter Schools in your area.

    It's difficult to be happy knowing so many suffer. We must unite.

    by War on Error on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 06:32:36 AM PST

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