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A Message to Teachers Unions: Stop Holding Our Children Hostage

nametabs Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 6:23 PM
Hey, teacher here, in a right to work state. I've been in the union, been sued by the union. Now in a non union state. Please support teachers and the control by unions is about half the states
restoreliberty Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:32 AM
I fully support home school teachers, (aka moms and dads) and I also fully support private school teachers. Public school teachers, whether in right to work states or hostage states, have proven to be nothing but failures at educating children.

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...