From the daily archives: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Last week, the same day that John Kasich was screening his pro-charter school movie to supporters, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost was railing against a charter school (the very poorly-named Aspiring to Excellence and Achievement Academy) that his office cited for illegal hiring practices, overpaying administrative staff and failure to pay to taxes.

“These sloppy and incomplete records are a disservice to students, as well as Ohio’s taxpayers,” said Ohio Auditor Dave Yost in a news release about the audit. “Both public and community schools must be held accountable as we work to improve opportunities for students in Ohio. […]

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