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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 17:  Gov. Rick Snyder, (R-MI), listens to members comments during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing, about the Flint, Michigan water crisis, on Capitol Hill March 17, 2016 in Washington, DC. The committee is examining how lead ended up in the public drinking water in Flint, Michigan.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

MI Republican Gov Rick Snyder Now Trying To Steal $550 Million Dollars From Teachers

Rick Snyder, the man globally infamous for overseeing the poisoning of an entire city, now wants to re-steal more than half a billion dollars from teachers.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
You Won’t Believe What This Michigan Teacher Said That Got Her Fired

You Won’t Believe What This Michigan Teacher Said That Got Her Fired

This entire incident demonstrates how ridiculous the educational system has become and how much Michigan has failed its students.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
Here Are Photos Of Detroit’s Public Schools That Michigan’s Governor Does Not Want You To See (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Here Are Photos Of Detroit’s Public Schools That Michigan’s Governor Does Not Want You To See (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Snyder and all his cronies must be brought to justice for their crimes against humanity. #ArrestGovSnyder

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Featured image credit: screen capture via Go Left America on Facebook

What One Teacher Did When A Student Refused To Put Away His Phone, And Why It Matters

This teacher gets an A++ for the way she handled a situation with a student who refused to put away his cell phone.

by Randa Morris· · News
Seattle Teacher’s Union’s Huge Victory Reverses Cuts To Recess, School Hours For Children

Seattle Teacher’s Union’s Huge Victory Reverses Cuts To Recess, School Hours For Children

Proving once again how selfless teachers are.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
Featured image credit: video screen capture WDTV

Potential School Shooting Tragedy Averted By Heroic And Unarmed Teacher (VIDEO)

One teacher is credited with talking down a would-be school shooter, after the 14-year-old used a gun to hold her and 29 high school students hostage on Tuesday.

by Randa Morris· · News
Featured image credit: video screen capture, via WNCN

92-Year-Old Woman Finally Gets The Library Card They Said She Couldn’t Have (VIDEO)

Pearl Thompson was denied a library card 73 years ago, because of her race.

by Randa Morris· · News
Texas Teachers Pass Out ‘Ghetto Awards’ To Belittle Special Ed Students (VIDEO/IMAGE)

Texas Teachers Pass Out ‘Ghetto Awards’ To Belittle Special Ed Students (VIDEO/IMAGE)

Everything’s bigger in Texas, even the lengths they go to make fun of children…

by Sarah· · News
Featured image credit: video screen capture via KERO,

High School Gives Away Racist Mugs, Fires Teacher That Complains (VIDEO)

When a teacher realized that coffee mugs with racist sayings and images were ‘on display for anyone to take’ at the high school, she complained to her supervisor, and was fired for it.

by Randa Morris· · News
Image via childrensadvocate.org

Wisconsin Republican Bill Would Let High School Dropouts Teach In Public Schools

It looks like the Wisconsin GOP is hell-bent on making their state dead last in education now.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Featured image credit: video screen capture WXYZ in Detroit

Detroit Teacher Gives Student The Ultimate Gift: Life (VIDEO)

For a teen suffering from kidney failure, an inspiring public school teacher at Detroit’s West Side Academy truly lived up to the school’s promise to be a ‘last bastion of hope’ for its students.

by Randa Morris· · News
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Christian ‘Patriot’ School Implicated In Fraud, Conspiracy, After Hiring Child Molester (VIDEO)

An investigation into allegations that a North Carolina ‘Christian’ school knowingly hired a man convicted of sexual offenses against an 8-year-old child, turned up more than officials were looking for.

by Randa Morris· · News
Corporal Punishment: Teacher Stops Classroom Brawl By Whipping Students (VIDEO)

Corporal Punishment: Teacher Stops Classroom Brawl By Whipping Students (VIDEO)

How would you feel if your child was in this classroom?

by Vera· · News
Stephen Colbert Funds Every Teacher-Requested Grant In South Carolina

Stephen Colbert Funds Every Teacher-Requested Grant In South Carolina

“Liberal” Stephen Colbert will fund 1,000 new classroom projects for more than 800 teachers at over 375 schools, totaling over $800,000. THANK YOU, STEPHEN COLBERT!

Photo via ResSpecht Live Facebook page

Man From One Underpaid Profession Inspires $3,000 Tip For Woman From Another (VIDEO)

Who needs Sheldon Adelson and the Koch brothers? People of modest means, helping one another, have the power to change the world.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Image by Gage Skidmore. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/16667376871/

Kindergarten Teacher Calls Out Chris Christie’s Bullying, Says He’s A Bad Example For Kids

A kindergarten teacher stood up to Chris Christie and his rude, bully-like behavior. Does he care, though?

by Rika Christensen· · News
Photo Credit: CBS (Screengrab).

Middle School Teacher’s Obscene Lecture Recorded By Student: ‘My D**k Goes All The Way To That Fence’ (VIDEO)

This is one guy you do NOT want around your kids.

by Vera· · News
Image via https://twitter.com/UniteBlueWI/status/571810032158822400

Elizabeth Warren Questions Scott Walker’s Loyalties After Ludicrous ISIS/Union Comparison

“If Scott Walker sees 100,000 teachers & firefighters as his enemies, maybe it’s time we take a closer look at his friends.” – Sen. Elizabeth Warren via Twitter

by Frank Minero· · News
Photo of teachers and students in school classroom: Energy.Gov.

What Republicans Don’t Want Us To Know About America’s ‘Failing’ Schools (VIDEO)

How do we fix America’s failing schools? The answer’s obvious, but those who want education ‘reform’ don’t want us to see it.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Can’t Pay Your Student Loan? There Are States That Take Your Driver’s License Away Until You Can

And it isn’t just your driver’s license. Many states have laws that allow the state to suspend your professional license, as well. Is your state on the list?