Making A Difference At The Charter School

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Imagine you arrive at your high-achieving child’s charter school in the morning and learn the school, without warning, closed. A sudden and unexpected closure happened this week to a local charter school in my area. Financial hardship is typically the reason for a charter school closure.

What leads to the financial hardship can take a few different paths. In my opinion, all paths lead to mishandling funds in one way or another. Bankruptcy can be the result of overpaying salaries, excessive expenditures, or both, as well as embezzlement.

The hardest failure to swallow is because of the type of financial hardship in the research I’m sharing this week.

BLOG POST #139: This week, I’m sharing research on a specific criminal case involving the founder and principal of a kindergarten – 12th-grade charter school.

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System Failure

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BLOG POST #79: This week I’m sharing some of my research on a real SICKO.  Proceed with caution!

His history of inappropriate conduct with students dated back to 1983. The principal received a parent complaint about a male teacher who dropped his pants on a museum field trip. The teacher claimed his pants were too baggy.

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The School Principal’s Double Life

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BLOG POST #78: This week I’m sharing my research on a 33-year-old elementary school principal.

The month-and-a-half long investigation began with an anonymous tip about the school principal’s brother.

A search of the brother’s home found heroin and methamphetamine. From that drug bust, law enforcement learned of the school principal’s involvement.

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Obsession

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rl-obsession-fbBLOG POST #75: This week I’ve chosen to share research on a 6th grade, well-liked, married, father of three, middle school teacher with a dark side.

He taught math and science in addition to coaching.

The teacher was a fascination with his own body and his penis size. His fascination became an obsession when he began to surf the internet looking for photos of other penises.

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Reprehensible Behavior

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Reprehensible Behavior

BLOG POST #63: This week, I’m sharing research on a specific criminal case involving an elementary school teacher, her husband, and an elementary school principal.

She was a math and special education teacher. He was the principal for at the school where she taught. Both were married but became intertwined in an extramarital affair.

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