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A month after the AFT convention, Michael Mulgrew is getting a lot of attention these past few days.
His threats to punch anyone in the face – and he was talking directly to Chicago Teacher Union members who opposed the leadership’s resolution in defense of Common Core – have given the union-bashers a poster boy for union thuggishness. 482 more words
This blogger and NEA President-elect Lily Eskelsen Garcia at the NEA RA in Denver.
If you go back and read my report from the Representative Assembly of the NEA – I was a retired delegate – you will see that I thought it went pretty well. 376 more words
These days, the wisdom and experience of educators are often ignored and, worse, dismissed by policymakers who favor approaches emanating far from the classroom. Yet no one is better able to weigh in on what will help children succeed academically than educators, who have incomparable firsthand knowledge. 65 more words
I have been asked numerous times to join Twitter. The response I offer to this request: I haven’t the time to keep up with Twitter. 617 more words