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The Tip of the Iceberg: Charter School Vulnerabilities To Waste, Fraud, And Abuse

The Tip of the Iceberg: Charter School Vulnerabilities To Waste, Fraud, And Abuse
Escalating Fraud Warrants Immediate Federal and State Action to Protect Public...

04/27/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

On-call Shifts String Retail Workers Along

The Boston Globe - April 19, 2015, by Dante Ramos - Because life-threatening crises arise at odd times, people in some fields have days when they’re on call. EMTs get called...

04/20/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Legal Experts Pan US for Disappointing Human Rights Record

MSNBC - April 17, 2015, by Willa Frej -The United States has a record of human rights abuses despite its position as a leading voice on human rights issues worldwide, legal experts said at a forum...

04/17/2015

Rigorous Review of Nashville Charter Schools Needed

The Tennessean - April 14, 2015, by Stephen Henry & Erick Hutch - Teachers are joining parents and local community groups to ask the Metro Nashville Public...

04/16/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Time for a Moratorium on Charter Schools

Al Jazeera America - April 14, 2015, by Amy Dean - Charter schools are everywhere. Not long ago, these publicly funded but privately run institutions were a relative rarity. Those that existed...

04/14/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Practices of 13 Retailers Questioned by New York Lawyers

The Market Business - April 14, 2015, by Rachel M - The lawyer at New York has initiated inquiry against 13 retailers, inquiring them if workers are asked to come on call for short notice shifts...

04/14/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

New York Questions Big Retailers Over 'On-Call' Staffing

Reuters - April 13, 2015 - New York's attorney general has sent letters to 13 national retailers, including Gap Inc, Target Corp and JC Penney Co Inc, about "on-call shifts" in which workers are...

04/13/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

13 Retailers Questioned By N.Y. Attorney General About Worker Scheduling

LA Times - April 13, 2015, by Samantha Masunaga - he scheduling practices of 13 retailers, including Gap Inc., Target Corp. and Abercrombie & Fitch Co., are being scrutinized by New York Atty...

04/13/2015 | Restoring a Fair Workweek

Poll Finds Voters Rank Lack Of Parental Involvement, Over-Testing As Top Education Problems

iSchoolGuide - April 8, 2015, by Sara Guaglione - According to...

04/9/2015 | Holding Charter Schools Accountable, Promoting Strong Public Schools

Why Is My Bank Teller Trying to Sell Me a Credit Card I Don't Want?

Mother Jones - April 9, 2015, by Josh Harkinson - Until recently, your typical banker was someone whose main job was to accept deposits, cash checks, and dispense basic financial advice. But now...

04/9/2015 | Improving Job Quality

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