Education

Pay teachers what America owes them — respect and higher salaries

Source: Pay teachers what America owes them — respect and higher salaries

“Teachers play an extraordinary role in educating today’s children to be tomorrow’s community leaders and engines of economic growth. And yet the lack of respect for them is visible in many ways, including declining pay and a lack of recognition compared with police and firefighters.”

As your Representative I will work for competitive pay for all public education professionals. Teachers deserve the same respect all of our public servants do.