Monday, December 15, 2008

Union-supported (Traditional) Teacher Credentialing Hinders Student Learning

From the Wall Street Journal:

Like all unions, teachers unions have a vested interest in restricting the labor supply to reduce job competition. Traditional state certification rules help to limit the supply of "certified" teachers. But a new study suggests that such requirements also hinder student learning.

1 comment:

allen (in Michigan) said...

A monopolist wants to limit access to the market. Alert the media.