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NCLB Outrages

Rod Paige and Scientology

As told to Richard Connelly

Someone should investigate how many districts have used NCLB funds to buy Scientology’s Applied Scholastics education program.

You can watch a bizarre film here wherein Tom Cruise talks about Scientology.

Scientology Rumors Swirl

The inexplicable career of former HISD superintendent Rod Paige may be taking another strange turn: into the land of Xenu, thetans and L. Ron Hubbard.

Anti-Scientology groups have begun raising questions about whether Paige's consulting business, Chartwell Education, is about to become the latest ally of Scientology's effort to get into public-school systems. . . .

Houston Press gets really ticked when I post their articles, so you can read the rest of this article here.

— As told to Richard Connelly
Houston Press


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