But the same poll found that American confidence in teachers is at a low point.
Drive by any public school in Miami-Dade County and you’ll see the same message on the marquee: “#362 for teachers.” The marquees are referring to the punch number, #362, a … Click to Continue
California Teachers Unions Oppose Paying Teachers More Because It Would Introduce Too Much Competition Into Public Schools
If you're looking for a stellar example of teachers' unions ongoing commitment to mediocrity or worse, then you need only look at their reaction to now-defeated California GOP gubernatorial candidate John Cox's idea last month of paying top-notch teachers much higher salaries—perhaps even rivalling those earned by ballplayers and rock stars.
The unions, of course, pan the idea. One union official told The Sacramento Bee that "education should not be a competitive endeavor."
Cox seemed to suggest...