FARMINGTON Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A higher college teacher will stand trial for sexually abusing a student. The pair, both from Philadelphia, allegedly utilized the money slated for New Media charter school to spend expenses at Lotus Academy, a tiny private school they controlled to fund individual businesses, like the Black Olive overall health-meals shop and the Black Olive restaurant in Mount Airy and for individual expenses, which includes meals and credit-card bills, Memeger mentioned.
According to the charges, Clark and Walker stole from New Media, a charter school funded with federal tax dollars, to (a) pay costs at a small private college they controlled, Lotus Academy (b) advance their personal company ventures, including the Black Olive wellness food retailer and the Black Olive restaurant, and (c) pay individual expenditures.
Davidson wants to open her school, the just- approved New York City Charter School of the Arts, in a private developing, instead of in search of to share public space like the city’s biggest charter management organizations She and her co-founders want to supply students with a progressive, arts-primarily based education, with out many markers of the no excuses” method that emphasizes strict discipline and a strict focus on English and math skills.
Wayne Au and other individuals have documented extensively that the accountability measures imposed since No Youngster Left Behind – measures that, I would argue, have largely driven the expansion of charters – are narrowing the curriculum, particularly for young children in schools deemed to be failing.” Charter expansion, it seems to me, is playing appropriate into this dynamic.
The few students that do leave typically do so when they move out of state (Boston is extremely pricey) or move on to one more college that has a guaranteed path to a strong higher college – whether an additional charter, a district exam school (which in Boston are 7-12), or a surburban district via Metco (our busing era system that has inner city kids bused to suburban schools).