Teachers unions being a typical union

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“I am always right.”

Since: Oct 09

Former MN Taxpayer

#1 Jan 23, 2014
I have no problem with the action being undertaken by the Anoka-Hennepin Teacher's Union.

They are simply being honest for a change and saying that their priorities are increasing pay and protecting jobs - it is not about the kids or the education they provide for the kids.

Just remember, the next time a Teacher's Union spokesperson says: "it for the children." they are lying and pimping the children to get more money for themselves.

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Anoka-Hennepin teachers stop after-hours work

Article by: SHANNON PRATHER, Star Tribune
Updated: January 22, 2014 - 9:57 PM

Decision to strictly adhere to contract comes amid struggling talks among Anoka-Hennepin officials, union and mediator to reach deal

Anoka-Hennepin teachers, frustrated about a lack of progress in contract talks with the state’s largest school district, will now do only what work can be completed during the school day and is required by their contract.

That means the district’s nearly 3,000 teachers will stop doing work after hours, including grading papers they haven’t graded during the day, checking e-mails, tweaking lesson plans and voluntarily attending after-school events. It’s called a “work-to-rule” action.
Big D

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Jan 23, 2014
The teachers unions have never taken the high road on anything.
Joe Wilson

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Jan 23, 2014
IrishMN wrote:
I have no problem with the action being undertaken by the Anoka-Hennepin Teacher's Union.
They are simply being honest for a change and saying that their priorities are increasing pay and protecting jobs - it is not about the kids or the education they provide for the kids.
Just remember, the next time a Teacher's Union spokesperson says: "it for the children." they are lying and pimping the children to get more money for themselves.
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Anoka-Hennepin teachers stop after-hours work
Article by: SHANNON PRATHER, Star Tribune
Updated: January 22, 2014 - 9:57 PM
Decision to strictly adhere to contract comes amid struggling talks among Anoka-Hennepin officials, union and mediator to reach deal
Anoka-Hennepin teachers, frustrated about a lack of progress in contract talks with the state’s largest school district, will now do only what work can be completed during the school day and is required by their contract.
That means the district’s nearly 3,000 teachers will stop doing work after hours, including grading papers they haven’t graded during the day, checking e-mails, tweaking lesson plans and voluntarily attending after-school events. It’s called a “work-to-rule” action.
You surly hate teachers and children too gosh and where dig you get your crystal ball from? Thank you teachers and their unions for the work you do for our children hahahaha and pay no attention to the Deceiver behind the curtain we support you DFL.

“I am always right.”

Since: Oct 09

Former MN Taxpayer

#6 Jan 23, 2014
Joe Wilson wrote:
<quoted text> You surly hate teachers and children too gosh and where dig you get your crystal ball from? Thank you teachers and their unions for the work you do for our children hahahaha and pay no attention to the Deceiver behind the curtain we support you DFL.
The Angry White Guy speaks! But he apparently does not understand what he read.

I said I don't have a problem with their tactic. Why are you not celebrating?

Since: Sep 11

Minneapolis, MN

#7 Jan 23, 2014
IrishMN wrote:
<quoted text>
The Angry White Guy speaks! But he apparently does not understand what he read.
I said I don't have a problem with their tactic. Why are you not celebrating?
As always, I would tell AWG/FBG to keep a sharp eye out for those RIF trucks in his neighborhood.

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