Still Another Jefferson County Public Schools ‘follow the money’ adventure!

A new audit on operations in the Jefferson County School District’s central office, “Final Report of a Study of the ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE AND CENTRAL OFFICE STAFFING, FUNCTIONS, AND OPERATIONS,” says on page 28 that “Transportation services were found to be very expensive, amounting to $54,648,585 in 2008-09, $57,085,703 in 2009-10, and $62,544,974 in 2010-11.” That’s…

ACT Cheating scandal leads to educator certificate suspensions in Perry County

Could be first time high-tech forensic test analysis has resulted in Kentucky certification consequences The Hazard-Herald reports that two Perry County educators, Rebecca Dobson and Jonathan Jett, have had professional certificates suspended and will face restrictions on their activities as educators even after their certificates are reinstated. These actions are the first to be taken…

Another Jefferson County Public Schools ‘follow the money’ adventure!

Oh, Boy, is teacher ‘Professional Development’ fun in Louisville! Professional Development is what educators call continuing education for teachers. Check this comment: “(An administrator has in the past provided) professional development (off campus) with a corkage fee for alcohol showing on the invoice for payment, and rebuked financial services for questioning the expenditure.” In other…