This Goes Under “Cashing In On Ed Reform” : K12 Inc.

This Goes Under “Cashing In On Ed Reform” : K12 Inc.
by seattleducation2010
K12 Online Learning is in Washington State using tax dollars to cash in on the online charter school industry. This was first published on the Seattle Education blog in 2012 and originally posted at Ed Week the same year but I think it’s time to bring attention back to this cash cow brought to you by ALEC. K12 Online Learning is […]

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mouse-and-dollar-bills.jpgK12 Online Learning is in Washington State  using tax dollars to cash in on the online charter school industry.

This was first published on the Seattle Education blog in 2012 and originally posted at Ed Week the same year but I think it’s time to bring attention back to this cash cow brought to you by ALEC.

K12 Online Learning is in Washington State and using millions of tax dollars to advertise their enterprise. K12 also has a full time lobbyist haunting the halls in Olympia.

Virtual ed. company faces critical press and a recent lawsuit

Ronald J. Packard, center, the chief executive of K12 Inc., and his son Chase celebrate the company’s listing on the New York Stock Exchange in 2007, along with John F. Baule, the chief operating officer of K12. Don’t they look happy.

In a scant few months, K12 Inc. and its fluctuating performance on Wall Street are proving that the…

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