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  • 2014 Maryland statewide MSA results

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  • Jumoke Academy Fires FUSE Following Weeks Of Turmoil

    Jumoke Academy Fires FUSE Following Weeks Of Turmoil
    HARTFORD — The Jumoke Academy charter school organization has fired its own management group, the troubled FUSE, after weeks of turmoil that resulted in a state investigation. Joseph Dickerson III, Jumoke's executive director, announced in a brief...
  • Last School Fires Hartford Charter Group FUSE

    Last School Fires Hartford Charter Group FUSE
    The Hartford charter school operator FUSE, facing a state investigation and the loss of school management contracts in Connecticut, has now been pulled from an elementary school in Baton Rouge that it was set to open next month, Louisiana education...
  • State Education Commissioner Calls For Investigation Of Hartford Charter School Group

    State Education Commissioner Calls For Investigation Of Hartford Charter School Group
    HARTFORD — State Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor called Friday for a special investigator to review the finances and operations of the Jumoke Academy charter schools and its embattled management group, Family Urban Schools of Excellence. The...
  • Charter School Group Rocked By Two More Top-Level Departures

     Charter School Group Rocked By Two More Top-Level Departures
    HARTFORD — Two more top administrators have left a charter school management group in the aftermath of last weekend's resignation of its CEO, Michael Sharpe — who quit abruptly following disclosures in The Courant that he had never earned...
  • Jumoke Charter Group CEO Resigns After Revelations

     Jumoke Charter Group CEO Resigns After Revelations
    HARTFORD — Michael M. Sharpe resigned as CEO of the Jumoke Academy charter organization Saturday following revelations that he had a decades-old criminal record and for years had erroneously used the academic title of "doctor." Hartford school...
  • Hartford Charter School CEO Acknowledges Inaccurate Academic Credential

    Hartford Charter School CEO Acknowledges Inaccurate Academic Credential
    HARTFORD — In a New Year's message last December, the CEO of the Jumoke Academy charter school shared his enthusiastic vision for 2014, signing the letter, "Yours Truly, Dr. Michael Sharpe." Some version of that prestigious academic credential has...
  • Charter School Group Refuses To Disclose Financial Terms Of Sharpe's Departure

    Charter School Group Refuses To Disclose Financial Terms Of Sharpe's Departure
    HARTFORD — A charter management group that runs five public schools in Connecticut refused on Wednesday to release financial details involving the abrupt departure this past weekend of its former CEO, Michael M. Sharpe. Family Urban Schools of...
  • Sports TV and radio: Tuesday's 7/22 log (updated Monday AM)

    8 a.m.    Cycling: Tour de France stage 16 (Carcassonne to Bagneres de Luchon).--NBCSN 9:30 a.m.    Basketball: March 1997: Hampton boys vs. John Marshall.--LSC 48 11:30 a.m.    Basketball: Feb. 1997: Menchville boys vs. Hampton.-- LSC 48 1:30 p.m.   ...
  • What Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative means for black America

    What Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative means for black America
    A great paradox of Obama’s America is that racism has been so thoroughly condemned that it only rarely receives public attention. To some extent, the election of a black president relaxed what remained of our national focus on race matters, it...
  • Another Blow For FUSE: New Haven School Defections

     Another Blow For FUSE: New Haven Charter School Severs Ties
    The troubled Hartford charter school management group known as FUSE continued to unravel Saturday when a new school about to open in New Haven announced it was ending its affiliation with the group. Administrators of the New Haven charter school, the...
  • State Board Approves Probe Of Charter School Company

    State Board Approves Probe Of Charter School Company
    HARTFORD — Jolted by revelations about a charter school group, the State Board of Education commissioned a law firm to investigate the Jumoke Academy charter organization Monday. The board acted at a special meeting where new policies were...