By Lee Teague
 
I read Eric Wildstein’s article last week, “Charter school funding debates a distraction?, on a report by Kris Nordstrom. Public charters think the methodology of Mr. Nordstrom’s report is flawed.
 
He does not count the local funding charters received before 2010, but do not now. Some of that is federal money that flows through the local school district. He does count private donations to individual schools, whether charter or conventional. No version of any bill before the Legislature ever included that.
 
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