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Debate: Are Teachers Unions the Problem - €”or the Answer?

Debate: Are Teachers Unions the Problem - €”or the Answer?

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Seeking to change their image of intransigence in defending every last job of every teacher, the unions maintain that they share the goal of improving schools and turning out better-educated students. The most recent Intelligence Squared U.S. debate, on March 16, went to the heart of this issue, tackling the topic "Don't blame teachers unions for our failing schools."