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Kids Not Profits
“Scandals”
:30 TV, Final

 (Newspapers stack up. Featured headlines:
“Celerity charter school founder who misspent $3.2 million gets 30 months in prison”
- Los Angeles Times
“How a couple worked charter school regulations to make millions”
- Los Angeles Times) 

Narrator: The latest charter school scandals are piling up. 

(Pull-out and isolate headline:
“$50 million in state funds reportedly stolen in charter school scheme”
- ABC 10 News) 

Leaders of one San Diego charter network? Indicted for conspiracy and grand theft. 

(State Capitol background
Pull-out cover of report:
The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force Report

Thankfully, The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force just made important recommendations for reform: 

(Student raising hand in classroom, kids in science classroom
On screen text:
• Increased accountability
• Charter School Fiscal Impact

More accountability on charter school spending 

(Kids in classrooms B-roll On screen text:
 • More local control for authorizing and reviewing charters

And giving local school districts more control over the authorization of charter schools. 

(Pull-out bills:
AB 1505
AB 1507
)
Reforms we need to pass now.

Kids Not Profits
“Scandals”
:30 TV, Final

 (Newspapers stack up. Featured headlines:
“Celerity charter school founder who misspent $3.2 million gets 30 months in prison”
- Los Angeles Times
“How a couple worked charter school regulations to make millions”
- Los Angeles Times) 

Narrator: The latest charter school scandals are piling up. 

(Pull-out and isolate headline:
“$50 million in state funds reportedly stolen in charter school scheme”
- ABC 10 News) 

Leaders of one San Diego charter network? Indicted for conspiracy and grand theft. 

(State Capitol background
Pull-out cover of report:
The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force Report

Thankfully, The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force just made important recommendations for reform: 

(Student raising hand in classroom, kids in science classroom
On screen text:
• Increased accountability
• Charter School Fiscal Impact

More accountability on charter school spending 

(Kids in classrooms B-roll On screen text:
 • More local control for authorizing and reviewing charters

And giving local school districts more control over the authorization of charter schools. 

(Pull-out bills:
AB 1505
AB 1507
)
Reforms we need to pass now.

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