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A Message to Teachers Unions: Stop Holding Our Children Hostage

fedupwithidiots Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 12:07 PM
The teachers teach what the teaching "establishment" made up of teaches, former and present, MAKE THEM TEACH. your assessment of home schooled kids is so wrong, must be jealously.

The progressive movement has always portrayed itself as one of "choice." They’re pro-choice when it comes to abortion and believe women should have the choice of a wide array of birth control that someone else pays for. Unfortunately, they stop short when it comes to "school choice."

For progressives, there’s a one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to our children’s education. Problems are attributed to inadequate funding as opposed to a fundamental flaw in the foundation of our educational system.

The majority of today’s school districts dictate the conditions of education for students and schools, while taxpayers pick up the tab. These...