by Dr. Terry Stoops
Director of the Center for Effective Education, John Locke Foundation
Today, the N.C. Association of Educators and Red4Ed urged teachers to picket before school today. They want the General Assembly to agree to, among other things, Medicaid expansion, a 5 percent across-the-board salary increase for all district employees, and a $15 minimum wage for hourly workers.
Below is a photo that 1) uses students as props and 2) features a sign with “education” spelled incorrectly.