Showing posts with label teachers union. Show all posts
Showing posts with label teachers union. Show all posts

Walter E Williams: Teacher Indoctrination

Repeat the lie enough and they will believe. Students at several Jefferson County, Colorado, high schools walked out to protest the school board's recently proposed curriculum review committee that seeks to promote patriotism, respect for authority, free enterprise, plus the positive aspects of U.S. history. The teachers union,    ... MORE

Thomas Sowell: Attacking Achievement

The work of teachers' union lackeys.    New York's mayor, Bill de Blasio, like so many others who call themselves "progressive," is gung-ho to solve social problems. In fact, he is currently on a crusade to solve an educational problem that doesn't exist, even though there are plenty of other educational problems that definitely do exist. The    ... MORE

California Identifies Unconstitutionality Of Teacher Tenure

by Howard Blume, Stephen Ceasar.  Unions squeal like stuck hogs. The ruling Tuesday by a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge that struck down job protections for teachers in California as unconstitutional will undoubtedly spawn a series of appeals that could last years before a final outcome is reached. But some contend that is too long of a ... MORE

Teachers Union Fights Ban On Schools Hiring Sex Offenders

Convicted rapists? Come apply for work at the school.    The House of Representatives just passed a bill aimed at keeping convicted sex offenders and violent felons from working in schools. As it heads to the Senate with bipartisan support, the teachers unions are now objecting. Megyn Kelly asked on her show tonight, “What is the  ... MORE