Re The Story About “Racist” Reading Tests For Teachers In Government Schools ….

…. Allow me to offer two recent articles that reflect the official attitude of many in the education establishment, now that it is ruled by “progressives”.  First, from the Heritage Daily Signal of 2 July 2011: NEA Convention Reminds Us: It’s About Union Power, Not Children   (by Lindsey Burke) It’s hard to forget former National Education Association (NEA) General Counsel Bob Chanin’s farewell address during the 2009 NEA national convention. “It is not because we care about children; and it is not because we have a vision of a great public school for every child,” Chanin boasted. “The NEA and … Continue reading

Another “Union Success Story” For Dec 1 2014

Nothing says SUCCESS like THIS story does. The outgoing president of the NEA, or National Educational Association, the nation’s largest teachers’ union, SHOULD have given the members their MONEY BACK. I sure hope the rank and file in the NEA read the article. After all, it IS YOUR MONEY being pissed away. Story from Jason Hart at Watchdog.org, and The Daily Signal   Teachers Union Lost 272,014 Members on His Watch, Then Gave Him a Big Raise Jason Hart / @Watchdogorg / November 30, 2014 The recently retired president of the National Education Association received a huge pay raise this year … Continue reading