MTEA President Bob Peterson in Chicago

On Saturday, Chicago teachers rallied in opposition to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s efforts to bring greater accountability to local schools and to lower the cost of the new deal to taxpayers. Wisconsin’s very own, Bob Peterson, President of the Milwaukee Teachers’ Education Association spoke to the crowd, bringing his heroes “greetings of solidarity”. Peterson went on to criticize “dumbed-down, data-drenched and test-driven curriculum” and “educational apartheid.” Listen to Peterson in his own words….