#8 Posted Oct 14, 2012: Why are controversial Gulen charter schools still getting federal grants?

On Sep 28, 2012, the US Department of Education announced “20 grants totaling nearly $4 million to directly fund charter developers for the planning, program design and implementation of new charter schools, and the sharing of practices and dissemination of information by successful charter schools.”  These grants were under the Charter Schools Program.  Eighteen of the 20 went to new charter schools, 2 of which were Gulen charter schools: