The Best Explanation on Why Teachers Should March This Year As Well Is From…

…Angie Scioli, founder of Red4EdNC and fierce public school advocate, penned not only an incredible piece on why we should also march this May 1st, but one tjhat could not have been more perfectly timed.

She begins,

I went on a “listening tour” this week and talked to some NC teachers.  I sensed some ambivalence from a few about whether they should participate in this year’s May 1 education march, though they had enthusiastically attended last year.  A version of “we did that last year, what good did it do?” was a common refrain.

Let me answer that honestly.  It did a HELL OF A LOT OF GOOD, and that’s why this year is very different than last year.  What good did it do?

Read the rest. 

Really. Read the rest.