ALEC’s Attack on Public Education

What You Need To Know About ALEC. [Bridging Differences | Education Week] –┬áSince the 2010 elections, when Republicans took control of many states, there has been an explosion of legislation advancing privatization of public schools and stripping teachers of job protections and collective bargaining rights. Even some Democratic governors, seeing the strong rightward drift of our politics, have jumped on the right-wing bandwagon, seeking to remove any protection for academic freedom from public school teachers.┬áThis outburst of anti-public school, anti-teacher legislation is no accident.

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