Obama's America: 'Educational theft' on the rise

Actually, this sort of thing has been going on for years. It is not unknown that parents living in the inner city will use a relative's address to enroll their child in a better school. But hiring investigators to tail a kid home to make sure he lives in the right district? Now that's Obama's America. Wall Street Journal: In case you needed further proof of the American education system's failings, especially in poor and minority communities, consider the latest crime to spread across the country: educational theft. That's the charge that has landed several parents, such as Ohio's Kelley Williams-Bolar, in jail this year. An African-American mother of two, Ms. Williams-Bolar last year used her father's address to enroll her two daughters in a better public school outside of their neighborhood. After spending nine days behind bars charged with grand theft, the single mother was convicted of two felony counts. Not only did this stain her spotless record, but it threatened her ability...(Read Full Post)