Wednesday, August 5, 2015

The Top Five Reasons Teachers Unions Need to Change

The Top Five Reasons Teachers Unions Need to Change:

Teachers unions should not have more power over education than parents, taxpayers, policymakers, and teachers, but they do. States must reform their laws so ineffective teachers can be removed, effective teachers can stay, and teachers have a real choice as to whether they want to join a union. It will take a serious effort to do so, given the unions’ massive political power. But an education advocate can dream, can’t she?