A soccer Mom is someone you do not want to tangle with–The Salt Lake City School District bureaucracy learned that lesson when they ran afoul of the soccer moms of East High School. Last Friday the school district ordered the disbandment of the East High sophomore /freshman boys’ soccer team. Link: District Nixes Soccer Team On Monday night, one of the soccer moms wrote the following email to school district officials: “I am reaching out … Continue reading

The “District” Nixes the Sophomore/Freshman Soccer Team

On Friday of last week the “district” advised Coach Schenk that East High had to disband the Sophomore/Freshman boy’s soccer team because they were in violation of Title IX federal regulation and Utah High School Activities Association regulations. Coach Schenk advised the soccer players and parents of the directive. I have posted one of the emails that the parents sent to the Superintendent on Sunday. As you can see from the email, the parents have … Continue reading

Scamming the Schoolhouse (Federal Fraud Complaint)

  Complaint to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Inspector General DELIVERED VIA UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE Ms. Dana C. McKay, Resident Agent in Charge U.S. Department of Education Office of Inspector General (OIG) 1244 Speer Boulevard, Suite 604A Denver, CO 80204-3582 Re: Fraud/Federal Grant[1] Dear Ms. McKay, I am currently serving as a member of the Salt Lake City Board of Education. I have reason to believe that McKell Withers, Superintendent and Janet … Continue reading