The United States Department of Education released a “Dear Colleague” letter to charter schools and State DOEs in regards to charter school responsibility for spending of Federal funds issued to them. It also warns about board oversight and conflicts of interest. Something that never happens in Delaware, right? This page on my blog is in the process of being updated in the next few days, and it is huge!
This letter goes out on the same day the US DOE gave away $157 million to US charter schools. But read the letter. Count the many ways in which Delaware charter schools are out of compliance with this guidance: