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Note to Union Teachers: If You Want to be Treated Like Professionals, Act Like It

everyonesfacts4usall Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 3:33 PM
You must have your own definitions. Good for you. Our education system never tested near the top. We were 7th in the first international math test true. But there were only 8 countries competing. http://www.brookings.edu/research/reports/2011/02/07-education-loveless So, it has been more of the same. The US has not fallen, but other countries have risen.
Cambermeister Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 3:57 PM
Well...my teachers graded on a curve...so we're getting our arsses kicked.

I was deeply troubled when video surfaced last week of striking Strongsville, Ohio teachers heckling substitute teachers who were applying to be their temporary replacements.

Over 300 teachers are on strike because the school board is refusing to give them automatic raises, and the school board undercut their mass temper tantrum by hiring substitutes to keep schools open.

The substitutes, complete with police escorts, had to endure heckling and jeering by the strikers. The unionists often followed alongside the substitutes, berating them and yelling in their faces as they headed to the local police department for mandatory background checks.

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