SURVEY: Public school teachers more likely to send their kids to private school

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 in Uncategorized No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A recent survey shows public school teachers are more likely to send their children to private school than most parents, and those teachers generally support school choice and avoid their union. “Public school teachers are much more likely to use a private school than are other parents. No less than 20 percent […]

Forced dues by government unions scrutinized during Supreme Court hearing

By Michigan Capitol Confidential on Monday, January 11th, 2016 in Unions 1 Comment

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments today on a case that could end mandatory union dues and fees for public sector workers, which are currently required in about half the states in the country. The case is Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, and involves whether requiring teachers and other government employees […]