First 10 Reasons To March For Students & Rally for Respect On May 16th



  1. “Average” Raises and Still Below Average Salaries –
  2. Removal of Due Process Rights and Career Status for Teachers –
  3. Removal of Graduate Degree Pay Raises
  4. The Need For More Per Pupil Expenditure
  5. The NCGA’s Plan to Make School Performance Grades Fuel Vouchers –
  6. The Stench of SB599
  7. Too Much Damn Privatization of Public Schools
  8. Merit Pay for Teachers and Other Bad Ideas
  9. Lack of Teacher Input in Educational “Reform”
  10. Over 7,400 Teacher Assistant Jobs Lost Since 2008