Teachers’ Unions Want To Keep Schools Closed – Welcome To The ‘Edupocalypse’?
The teachers’ unions may be pushing things too far.
(From Issues and Insights)
“Even as unions exert their influence, they face enormous public and political pressure because of widespread acknowledgment that getting parents back to work requires functioning school systems, and that remote learning failed many children this spring, deepening achievement gaps by race and income.”
The Times piece adds: “Some critics see teachers’ unions as trying to have it both ways: Reluctant to return to classrooms, but also resistant in some districts to providing a full day of remote school via tools like live video.”
This article was originally posted here: https://www.ac2news.com/2020/08/teachers-unions-want-to-keep-schools-closed-welcome-to-the-edupocalypse/.