Solutions that don’t break the bank, reinvent the wheel or marginalize our teachers are within our grasp. We could have rigorous classes, safe and disciplined schools and treat teachers like valued colleagues rather than easily replaceable cogs, and we could do so tomorrow if we wanted. Disclaimer, this is an opinion and commentary site and should not be confused as a news site. Also know that quite often people may disagree with the opinions posted.
We need to let people know we aren't happy with Tony Bennett and his privatization at any cost agenda
Florida Friends, I hope you all take the time tomorrow to
write your local paper and notify your elected representatives about Tony
Bennett. If a teacher were caught conspiring with a parent to change a
student’s grade they would be fired, instead Bennett got a campaign donation
and a job in Florida.
This revelation is proof Tony Bennett, Jeb Bush, etc. aren’t
interest in having the right answer, just having their answer, the
privatization of public education and the destruction of the teaching profession,
be right. It could also mean that they lose all credibility. If we let people know about what they have
Take five minutes, write a letter to the editor, and
then cut and paste it and send it to your representative. We should have people
who care about our schools and children not special interests, be in charge.
These links will help you find your Florida senator and representative respectively...