April 29, 2018
Shouldn’t teachers and administrators who encourage (or take part in) walkouts during school hours be fired?!? Shouldn’t that also be the case for ones who encourage students and teachers to walkout during school hours?
This needs to be stopped – these people are eating up our tax dollars with their tyrannical and bullying behavior. And they are causing parents and children grief (financial and emotional). They are negative role models for our children.
The article below by Ed is Watching, was linked in Blog 0334.
New Update: Teacher Walkouts Potentially Cost Taxpayers $ 13.3 Million
According to Colorado Chalkbeat, 27 Colorado school districts have cancelled classes due to the teacher walkouts scheduled later this week. Based on the average teacher salary in each district plus the cost of PERA benefits, the teacher walkouts in the 27 districts are potentially costing taxpayers $13.3 million. This figure does not include classified employees who serve at each school.