Toby Boyd's first day as CTA President...June 26, 2019.
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California’s Educators Welcome New President, Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer to Lead the 325,000-Member-Strong Education Association
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“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)
The latest charter school scandals are piling up.
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“$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.
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Thankfully, The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force just made important recommendations for reform:
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• Increased accountability
• Charter School Fiscal Impact)
More accountability on charter school spending
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• More local control for authorizing and reviewing charters)
And giving local school districts more control over the authorization of charter schools.
Reforms we need to pass now.
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Narrator: The recommendations have just come in…
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…from The Governor’s Charter School Policy Task Force, confirming the need…
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More local control for authorizing and reviewing charters)
…for increased accountability over how charter-school dollars are spent.
And giving local school districts more control in the authorization and review of charter schools.
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All reforms wisely included in bills being considered by lawmakers right now.
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On screen text:Call your State Senator
Support AB 1505 and AB 1507 855-977-1770
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So join parents, teachers and educators in supporting A-B Fifteen-Oh-Five and A-B Fifteen-Oh-Seven.
Please call your State Senator today.
Governor’s Charter Task Force Recommendations Echo Need for Accountability & Local Control in Legislation Currently Being Considered by California Lawmakers
NEA Vice President Becky Pringle speaks at the June 2019 CTA State Council of Education.