Seeing Teachers

Here in Michigan, the portrayal of teachers via the Right to Work movement versus the reality of the bravery of teachers in the Sandy Hook shootings has been especially stark. One side views teachers as a mechanistic, simple burden to tax relief and to our current hobgoblin, “efficiency.” Sandy Hook shows the complexity of teachers as humans who are, in fact, willing to die for their students. Are people recognizing that teaching is really a noble, sacred contribution that is immeasurable? Hmm…

In light of this, here is an interesting perspective on how America currently views teachers. Teacher is the N of the World


One response to “Seeing Teachers

  1. Thanks for the hyperlink! I am now following you and look forward to reading your posts!

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