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Broward Has to Finance Mavericks’ Charter Schools $1.5 Million in State Fines

Just over two weeks ago, Mavericks Charter School president Frank Biden was talking smack to charter school opponents that “we are going to take you down.” While the rogue brother of the vice president was proposing to “look his enemies … Continue reading

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Bragging About Broward’s Common Core Buy-In From Broad Grad Superintendent

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt released a statement last week intended to attract investors by touting how much business they were going to be getting with their Common Core products. This Business Week story focused on what Broward Schools in Florida had … Continue reading

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So that Florida DOE Cash for Charter Schools is Coming from Race to the Top Funds

The Florida DOE’s announcement that it would apply $2o million toward charter school start-ups drew significant condemnation here.  Now comes word where the money is coming from. In a weekend interview with the leader of the Florida Charter School Growth … Continue reading

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Kansas City District of Broad Academy Alum and New Michgan Ed Czar Loses Accreditation

Gotta hand it to those Broad Academy alums. They really know when to jump ship: JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri education officials revoked the accreditation of the Kansas City School District today after it failed for several years to meet … Continue reading

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