The Math Forum

Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Math Forum » Discussions » Education » math-teach

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: More profiteers plunder Hartford school system
Replies: 1   Last Post: Jul 1, 2014 2:46 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Domenico Rosa

Posts: 2,675
Registered: 2/16/05
More profiteers plunder Hartford school system
Posted: Jun 30, 2014 7:29 PM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

The following letter addresses the latest plunder that has been perpetrated by profiteers. Related news stories are available at:


Letter to the editor

7:13 p.m. EDT, June 26, 2014

Michael Sharpe's mother, Thelma Dickerson, was not a Hartford school board member in 1998 as implied in the editorial "Charter School Operator CEO Had to Go" [June 22,]. She was at that time a former member of a board that had been dissolved the previous year by an unprecedented act of the Connecticut General Assembly, the result of mismanagement on the part of board members, including Dickerson.

During her tenure on the board, Dickerson used her position to advance the charter school now known as Jumoke Academy. She helped bring the Hartford Public Schools into disrepute, creating new opportunities for education industry profiteers.

Stephen Fournier, Hartford
The writer was a member of the Hartford Board of Education, 199

------- End of Forwarded Message

Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© The Math Forum at NCTM 1994-2018. All Rights Reserved.