The Education Department touted its "Commitment to Transparency," discussing 430 closed charters and 699 prospective ones, but when CMD asked about them, the agency said it had no records....
It's "National Charter School Week" but it's no week to celebrate given the billions spent and hundreds of millions squandered on fraud and waste by charter school operators.
CMD looks into what the KIPP Foundation charter school network and its allies at the U.S. Department of Education want to keep the American people from seeing.
A new review of documents shows close relationships between the agency charged with administering public education and the growing charter school industry in Colorado.
"Hedge funds are always looking for ways to turn a small amount of capital into a large amount of capital."
ALEC continues to push a corporate-driven school privatization agenda through legislatures across the country.
Governor John Kasich created the position of Director of School Choice and chose David Hansen, spouse of top adviser Beth Hansen. No debate moderator has asked Kasich about the Ohio charter school scandal.
With 32 governors proclaiming this week "School Choice Week," #NationalSchoolChoiceWeek has become a big deal, and not by accident.
One would think the U.S. Dept. of Education would be a major line of defense for America’s public schools.
The U.S. Department of Education has released new data detailing which charter schools received federal funds and how much, but some key gaps remain.