Tag Archives: Somerset

The Incomplete Outrage Over NorthStar Charter School Payouts

The $800,000 that a couple made off with after the NorthStar charter school closure even embarrassed  some rich charter school operators. So when a top charter school lobbyists is critical of another charter school’s grab of taxpayer cash, there’s obviously a there..there. “The … Continue reading

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Acadamica Charter Schools Overstated Enrollment, Accused of “Double-Dipping” Taxpayer Money

If Florida’s legislators are ever shamed into ending their charter school favoritism,  Miami Herald reporters Kathleen McGrory and Scott Haisson will have played a role. The two investigative journalists were joined by colleague Shiaa Sen last weekend in a story which exposed the policy of double-dipping federal … Continue reading

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How Involved are the Levesques in Protecting the Fresen’s Florida Charter School Empire?

While on the subject of stockpiling, Topher Sanders reports in the Florida Times-Union that 8 more charters are in the works for Duval county. Included in the list is another Somerset Charter to go along with the other three already … Continue reading

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