Joey Wise, the charlatan extraordinaire who ran the Christina School darn near into chapter 11 has returned to DE.
Mr. Wise taught 1 year of 7th grade music and then somehow became an educational leader.
Since being bounced from Christina after a short stint, he fled to Florida where he once again was removed and then fled to the Edison charter school group where he once again was asked to leave this summer.
But he’s back.
Now he has hired the former RCCSD Superintendent to lobby DOE to use the NWEA testing system from Washington State of all places as the new DSTP.
This contract will be worth millions.
Wise left Christina in the red to the tune of millions. We taxpayers got the bill. Christina teachers were jettisoned as a result. Many programs crashed as well.
The 17,000 kids in Christina were left with a few pencils and some old books yet he got a nice severance for the carnage he caused in Christina. People hired, promises broke, in fact he gave John Kowalko’s wife a sweet job paying over $100,000 per annum and she doesn’t hold any educational certification at all – but she was on the Christina School Board.
It’s time to stand up and protest our taxes being used to pay this charlatan.
As they used to say in Red Clay – do what’s right for kids.
No contract for Joey Wise.