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In the argument for fair share Plainfield District 202 is exhibit A. There is power is their collective voice.

As I reported in a previous post, the SCOTUS has agreed to hear arguments in the Janus case which will lead to the ending of fair share. 244 more words

Teacher union busted for campaigning for Labour — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

David Seymour has highlighted one of the teacher unions for campaigning on behalf of Labour. OK, this makes me angry. This NZEI leaflet was sent home in Palmerston North schoolkids’ backpacks.

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The Teachers Union’s Public Enemy No. 1

Betsy DeVos is Trump’s stylistic opposite, but she stirs more antagonism than any other cabinet member.


James Taranto

Sept. 1, 2017 6:07 p.m. ET… 430 more words

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The Albany School Sellout

The politicians all get something, but poor kids are the losers.


June 30, 2017 6:54 p.m. ET


Judging from the 11th-hour deal they reached giving mayor Bill de Blasio the control he wanted over New York City schools, Albany’s Republicans appear as determined to discredit themselves on education reform as their counterparts in the Republican Congress seem to be on repealing ObamaCare. 295 more words

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Los Angeles Charter Uprising

Voters elect a pro-reform majority on the local school board.


May 21, 2017 5:56 p.m. ET


One reason public schools in big cities are so lousy is union control of local school boards. 343 more words

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California’s Teacher Tax Break

Sacramento moves to exempt public-school teachers from state income tax.

March 15, 2017 7:30 p.m. ET

California schools have many problems, but a teacher shortage isn’t one of them. 482 more words

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American Teachers Unions Oppose Innovative Schools—in Africa

Bridge Academies show promising results in Kenya and Uganda, but unions see them only as a threat.

Shannon May from Bridge International Academies with pupils in Monrovia, Liberia, May 25, 2016.  628 more words

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