Teachers, School Reform, and Budget Cuts

The American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and American Enterprise Insitute Education Policy Director Frederick Hess… read more

The American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and American Enterprise Insitute Education Policy Director Frederick Hess debated reforms affecting teachers. They discussed at length Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s move to end collective bargaining for teachers. Other topics included the effects of state budgets on teachers, health care and pensions, and performance measurement of both students and teachers. At the end of their discussion, the panelists answered questions from audience members. close

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Program ID:
301180-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 30, 2011

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  • Aug 24, 2011 | 12:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 2011 | 5:29am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Aug 30, 2011 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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