By Joel Klein
Who better to lead an educational revolution than Joel Klein, the prosecutor who took on the software giant Microsoft? But in his eight years as chancellor of New York City’s school system, the nation’s largest, Klein learned a few painful lessons of his own—about feckless politicians, recalcitrant unions, mediocre teachers, and other enduring obstacles to school reform.
This is an amazing article about how teachers’ unions have largely destroyed public education in America. Read it and weep … for our kids. Then get mad.