Posts Tagged ‘Teachers’

December 9th, 2022 - 6:09 pm § in Racism, Republicans, Schools & Colleges

Why conservatives attack CRT

Critical race theory is an academic subject in graduate schools. Graduate-school subjects obviously aren’t taught in grade schools, but conservative culture warriors have hijacked the term to refer to teaching schoolchildren about slavery, racial discrimination, and mistreatment of black peopl[...]

June 23rd, 2022 - 2:07 pm § in Schools & Colleges

Kentucky’s “Teacher of the Year” driven out of teaching by bigots

“Kentucky’s 2022 teacher of the year, Willie Carver Jr., is leaving his K-12 post for a university job, citing anti-gay discrimination,” The Hill reported on Thursday, June 23, 2022 (read story here). He isn’t leaving Kentucky, not yet anyway, but after 17 years of teaching K-12 [...]

May 22nd, 2016 - 4:22 pm § in Misc.

Why do we need teachers? At Garfield, a student leads the class for free

Garfield High School in Seattle hasn’t had a choir director for seven of the past 12 school months. So the kids started teaching the classes themselves.[...]

January 4th, 2016 - 1:33 pm § in Misc.

WASTATE Teachers well paid/ Why pay them MORE then any other profession?

So why does the governor want to raise their pay by $20,000 when our teachers are now paid well above almost every other graduates of the UW?  UNIONS[...]

September 9th, 2015 - 12:00 pm § in America, Hypocrisy, Misc., Politics, The Ave Scene

Teachers are trippin(g), but pay Kam right? Smh

Kam Chancellor signed a four year deal worth $28 million dollars.  Chancellor was given a $5 million dollar signing bonus, and he is guaranteed to receive nearly $8 million dollars of his deal.  In 2015, Chancellor will earn $4.5 million dollars, and his $100 thousand incentive check is nearly $20[...]