Charter School Investigation

Number 19663
Subject Schools
Source WKRC-TV
State Ohio
Year 2002
Publication Date March 1, 27, May 27, July 4, August 4, 2002
Summary A WKRC-TV investigation into the charter school movement revealed "financial improprieties, illegal use of public money, nepotism, conflict of interest and academic incompetence. (The station) disclosed loopholes in state law which allowed questionable, unqualified operators to obtain charters, and revealed how minimal state oversight allowed a bad situation to become worse."
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Keywords charter schools;education;public money;taxpayers;TAPE;TRANSCRIPT;nepotism;conflict of interest;state oversight;public money
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