Office of the Utah State Auditor Releases A Performance Audit of Sex Offender Access to Vulnerable Populations [UPH Wire]

News Release  For Immediate Release April 8, 2015 Office of the Utah State Auditor Releases A Performance Audit of Sex Offender Access to Vulnerable Populations Salt Lake City, UTAH –   The Office of the Utah State Auditor (Office) today released A Performance Audit of Sex Offender Access to Vulnerable Populations. Auditors in several states noted serious concerns with inadequate controls to prevent registered sex offenders from having unsupervised access to vulnerable populations residing in or receiving care in state operated or state licensed or approved facilities. The purpose of this…

Audit: Utah’s “Ghost Student” problem.

Editor’s note: This article is specifically written to highlight serious allegations and problems noted within the State Board’s audit. This is in no way written, or meant to infer that home schooling and charter schools are bad. It highlights specific issues, and specific actors. Who have committed acts that must be addressed and fixed if school choice, and educational freedom are to be able to function without scrutiny. Recently, the State of Utah requested a performance audit of distance and online educational programs from the Utah State Board of Education. The results, released on…