Category: Education

Scott Walker aims for the GOP Presidential Anti-Intellectual Sweet Spot with Wisconsin Budget

With his continuously obedient, obsessive efforts to appease the Koch Brothers’-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)‘s agenda and turn Wisconsin into an Oligarchical Kleptocracy with some theocratic trimmings, Scott Walker’s “bold and fresh” ideas are nothing more than obediently paying homage to Republican anti-intellectual principles that…

Walker War on Teachers

Walker’s Act 10 War On Teachers takes aim with slashing cost of living increases

As part of Walker’s “dropped bomb”, otherwise known as Act 10, the Wisconsin Employment Relations Commission has issued a new policy, regarding “base wages” essentially taking aim at teachers and other professionals whose salaries are gauged by higher college education levels and post-graduate credits earned. Instead…

Debunked Walker ad with Monona Grove School District Superintendent response (video)

[vimeo clip_id=”33818864″ height=”” width=”640″] Monona Grove School District teacher Jeff Knutson is featured in a Koch Brothers ad supporting Scott Walker that is deceptive. Knutson’s boss, Monona Grove School District Superintendent Craig Gerlach clearly lays out the truth behind the reckless budget cuts for public schools…