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Vergara v. California highlights the need for a teacher-powered educational strategy

The Vergara v. California ruling that every student has a Constitutional right to learn from an effective teacher has been labeled bold — but it actually mirrors the counterproductive strategy long dominating reform efforts that ignores teachers’ professional expertise and then blames them for poor student outcomes. This decision pits unions against reformers. However, we’d […]