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Morning Joe: Michelle Rhee announcing new alliance with "union boss," plus teacher pay and seniority

CJ Westerberg, March 17, 2011 2:22 PM

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Published 5/18/11

On "Morning Joe" this morning: "union boss" George Parker and Michelle Rhee join forces at Students First org.; discuss teacher pay and seniority; Howard Dean talks about charter schools (needing some fact - checking here), and the importance of early education, in this "Education Nation" video segment below:

Related:

Former Foes Join Forces for Education Reform  - NY Times

Joining Forces with Former WTU President George Parker to Benefit Kids -
by Michelle Rhee (Huffpo)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michelle-rhee/michelle-rhee-and-former-_b_863159.html   

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  • CJ Westerberg

    Your assessment of the show sounds about right. Meandering . . .

  • Is it just me or did this interview contain no substance? The only thing that I took away from that is Howard Dean likes charter schools and Michelle Rhee and George Parker think that results trump seniority. I am guessing that there is a much bigger issue here that MSNBC is failing to illustrate.

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