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What to Do About Uneducated Teachers

January 9, 2018

Larry Sand, president of the California Teachers Empowerment Network, discusses the alarming trend of poorly educated teachers, how it affects students and society, and what can be done about it.

Larry Sand, president of the California Teachers Empowerment Network, reveals teachers colleges have been doing a poor job at preparing educators to take charge of the classroom for years. Sand discusses ways in which states are dumbing-down teacher programs, why the teachers unions favor having quantity over quality, how this trend is ruining American society, and what parents and taxpayers can do about it. 
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Teresa Mull is a policy advisor for education at The Heartland Institute.
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Larry Sand is president of the California Teachers Empowerment Network.
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