Class Struggle: Randi Weingarten


Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 10/19/2010

Video reveals mystery man who runs largest teachers union

Video reveals mystery man who runs largest teachers union: Dennis Van Roekel of the National Education Association.

By Jay Mathews  |  03:26 PM ET, 10/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Jay on the Web | Tags:  American Federation of Teachers, Dennis Van Roekel, National Education Association, Randi Weingarten

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 10/05/2010

Baltimore teachers contract could be great

American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten called me last week full of excitement over her Baltimore local's new teacher contract. Education leaders often exaggerate when talking to journalists, but Weingarten has taken some bold steps in Colorado and D.C. that were not popular with all of her members, so she is very credible, at least to me.

By Jay Mathews  |  11:50 AM ET, 10/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Jay on the Web | Tags:  Andres Alonso, Marietta English, Randi Weingarten, new Baltimore teachers contract