Facts Uncovered About Gülen Charter Schools in KILLING ED
- 60,000+ students
- 150+ schools in USA (with 12 new schools applied for)
- over 1,200 schools worldwide
- $500M+ in taxpayer-funded revenue each year
- FBI investigations in 4 states
- Congressional investigation into Gülen-paid Turkey trips for politicians
- over 5,000 Turkish employees on H1-B visas
- operated by followers of Turkish Islamic cleric, Fethullah Gülen
- Gülen Movement named a ‘terrorist organization’ by Turkish government
- Movement’s charters support other follower’s businesses (catering, buses, construction, school furniture, curriculum, etc.)
Opponents of the Charter School Movement and “Reform”
Parents Across America – http://parentsacrossamerica.
Network for Public Education – http://
Diane Ravitch’s Blog – http://dianeravitch.net
Sharon Higgins’ Perimeter Primate Blog – http://perimeterprimate.
Gülen Charter Schools USA – http://gulencharterschoolsusa.
Turkish Invitations – http://turkishinvitations.
Noel Hammatt (Twitter Feed) – https://twitter.com/edtraveler
Texas Charter School Association – http://www.txcharterschools.
Office of Lt. Governor Dan Patrick – https://www.ltgov.state.tx.us
California Charter Schools Association – http://www.ccsa.org
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation – http://www.gatesfoundation.
Center for Education Reform – https://www.edreform.com/
Eli Broad Family Foundation – http://www.broadeducation.org
Information on the Gülen Movement and its Schools
Fethullah Gülen Historical Timeline by Prof. Joshua Hendrick: http://www.wrs.vcu.edu/
Fetullah Gülen Movement (AFPC World Almanac of Islamism): http://almanac.afpc.org/
Gülen Charter Schools Website (Anti-Gülen): http://gulencharterschools.weebly.com/index.html
Fethullah Gülen’s Official Website – http://www.herkul.org/this-
Harmony Public Schools (Texas) – http://harmonytx.org/default.
Concept Schools (Ohio) – http://www.conceptschools.org
Magnolia Schools (California) – http://magnoliapublicschools.