Los Angeles: Charter Teachers Want to UnionizeLaura Clawson at the Daily Kos reports that some teachers at a charter chain in Los Angeles want to organize a union. They have asked management to stay neutral. They thought management agreed, but it created an anti-union video.
Laura knows that the charter business model relies on low wages and teacher turnover; much of the money behind the charter industry (think Walton) is staunchly anti-union.
By the way, the incoming chair of the charter board previously led the Broad Foundation.