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UW-La Crosse parent says chancellor dismissed concerns about ‘orgasm’ emailer

By   /  March 23, 2017  /  Accountability, Campus Culture, Education, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The incident received national attention when Drake Hall Director Jude Legiste fired off a sexually explicit email to nearly 300 students.

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Lawsuit: MPS violating constitution by denying bus rides to religious school students

By   /  March 22, 2017  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“It’s a hardship for many of our families,” said Gessner. “Without transportation it definitely impacts the choice of school that parents can select.”

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New Board of Education appointees stress school choice, cutting costs

By   /  March 22, 2017  /  Education, Issues, News, Vermont  /  No Comments

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John O’Keefe’s and John Carroll’s emphasis on fiscal responsibility and free-market principles add fresh opinions to the board.

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Indiana has top charter school law

By   /  March 22, 2017  /  Alabama, Arizona, Education, Education Blog, Florida, Mississippi, News  /  No Comments

The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools’ top 10 is a mix of established charter programs and newer systems.

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Memo comparing voucher and public school aid doesn’t tell whole story

By   /  March 20, 2017  /  Education, News, State Budgets, Uncategorized, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

A memo from the LFB requested by Sen. Janet Bewley makes it appear voucher schools are getting more money than public schools.

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Attorney: Should UW-La Crosse chancellor be fired for his conduct?

By   /  March 20, 2017  /  Accountability, Campus Culture, Education, Free Speech, News, Politics & Elections, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

The attorney for a fired employee wants an investigation of whether UW-La Crosse Chancellor Joe Gow should be held to the same standard as his client.

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