Inside an Online Charter School: Labeling Kids “Disabled” for Profit

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    Inside an Online Charter School: Labeling Kids “Disabled” for Profit

    I was dying for a career change. My current job in customer service was a good way to make money but I didn’t feel like I was doing enough to make positive changes in the world. What about teaching? I took the plunge and posted my resume at the job portal Care.com. It didn’t take long before an agency with a dubious-sounding name contacted me via email about a “Virtual Personal Care Assistant” position. Considering that this agency, which I’ll call ABC, claims to service “hundreds of students” across my state, I was surprised to find no information about them ...


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