Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 1 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Best Web OpEds    H3'ed 11/5/16

Open Letter to the Registered Voter Who Believes in Public Schools

Quicklink Submitted By   1 comment
Become a Premium Member Would you like to know how many people have read this article? Or how reputable the author is? Simply sign up for a Advocate premium membership and you'll automatically see this data on every article. Plus a lot more, too.
Author 40790
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

Coalition for Public Education/Coalicin por la Educacin Pblica ...
Coalition for Public Education/Coalicin por la Educacin Pblica ...
(Image by forpubliced.blogspot.com)
  Details   DMCA

North Carolina’s situation may be no different than what other states are experiencing, but how our politicians have proceeded in their attempt to dismantle public education is worth noting.Egan says it is time to hold these scoundrels accountable -- at the ballot box!!  DO NOT  believe the claims made by the NC th General Assembly. They have done nothing to help schools and teachers, and are determined to destroy what was once a highly acclaimed public education system. The list below paints a clear picture: Removal of due-process rights – This keeps teachers from being able to advocate for schools; Revolving Door of Tests –  made and graded by for-profit entities; – Teacher evaluation protocols are arbitrary at best; Remove Caps on Class Sizes; Less Money Spent per Pupil – NC still has not approached pre-recession levels."

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At caffeinatedrage.com

 

Must Read 1   Well Said 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linked In Page       Instagram Page

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

To View Comments or Join the Conversation: