Thursday, February 14, 2013
K12, Inc. Profits and Questions
WHYY Newsworks By Benjamin Herold January 21, 2013
Dozens of former employees claim that K12 Inc, a for-profit education company, used dubious and sometimes fraudulent tactics to mask astronomical rates of student turnover in its national network of cyber charter schools.
New York Times: Profits and Questions at Online Charter Schools, 12/12/11 by Stephanie Saul
It's all about the kids......K12 Inc. chief executive Ron Packard paid $5 million compensation package in 2011 12/12/11
K12 Inc.: Churn, baby churn…….May 25, 2012
“There is no reliable evidence that for-profit (cyber) operators provide education that is effective, but there is no question that they are highly effective at turning public tax dollars into private gain." November 22, 2011