|The Department of Education transferred former high school principal Oneatha Swinton to a high paying administrative position following her insurance scam arrest.|
Following up on my prior thoughts, where I said "This is a huge step for an agency that never admits they did anything wrong," in the NY POST Article on the 82 teachers and CSA members who were placed back on salary after being ordered by a Judge in the NY Supreme Court, another sign of this is the policy of ignoring fraud and crimes of Principals and other higher-ups at the DOE by giving the miscreants another position at a higher salary.
See the stories about Santiago Taveras, for instance.
"....confirmed that, because 'a large percentage of the staff did not support her,' during a faculty conference, Principal Chalmers told her staff, en masse, that "if she went down, everyone [would] go down with [her].....is substantiated." Investigator Manuel Lassalatta was on the case, and the report was signed and approved by OSI Director Candace McLaren and Mr. Lassalatta;
Maspeth HS Principal Khurshid Abdul-Mutakabbir is Removed For Grade-Fixing and Other Charges of Academic Misconduct