Chicago Teacher Slams Silence In NYT

NYT golden boy Will Okun (a Chicago teacher) has moved from prize-winning NYT blogger to full-on op-ed writer with today's NYT opinion piece on the silence thing:  "Boy, are our legislators busy. I teach in an overcrowded classroom with
Xeroxed books, no computers and limited supplies in a city where the
black male graduation rate hovers significantly below 50 percent. And
they give us silence?
An existing Illinois law already allowed teachers
to start with a moment of silence but did not require it." Go, Will, go!


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  • Wil,

    Thank you for bringing logic, strong points to this discussion.

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