tmccafferty Wrote:
Oct 17, 2012 10:19 AM
The total joke of it is that in most states 40-60% of all school funding goes directly to pay the pensions of those teachers at home in retirement and for their health care benefits. And each of those costs go up each year on a defined basis for their pensions and an uncapped basis on their benefits. And none of this addresses the fact that it most of those instances the funding taken does NOT make the pension and health care funds paying these costs whole. The State of Michigan is now $45 billion unfunded to this fund. No one can truly be taken seriously (in governement) about caring for the education of children until they stop the flow pof money out of the classroom and eliminate tenure. If you can't dismiss bad teachers then how