Tony Bennett posted this announcement on his Facebook account October 12th:
I am excited to have the endorsement of Stand for Children for State Superintendent of Public Instruction. I appreciate their support for our re-election, and their awesome for work for the students of Indiana!
If you aren’t sure what Stand for Children really stands for, be sure to watch this 15 minute video. As quoted from Schoolmatters.info, in this video…
we see Jonah Edelman of Stand for Children infamy describe in great detail how great wads of hedge-fund and other corporate cash came to bear on the last legislative election in Illinois, how all the best lobbyists were bought up by Deform (including minority ones), how unions were outspent and how politicians followed the money, how teacher unions were lured to the table and how they were totally manhandled by the best lawyers and negotiators that money can buy, how union leaders became complicit, scared, weak, groveling.
- Closing neighborhood schools
- Expanding charter schools
- Evaluating teachers using unreliable standardized test scores
- Replacing teachers with “online learning”