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Rain delay an awful lot of underperforming teachers -- Washington DC and that made her political outcast.
She was attacked viciously and so she finally stepped down last week.
But now the Jersey governor Chris Christie wants hurt wants to hire her to run the State's public schools.
Could -- help Christie beat the teacher's union.
How about that he is director film the film the cartel which looked at teacher union corruption he is also the education writer at the Huffington Post.
We think about this book.
Can I speak freely here this is that we are right yeah.
Well it there is division the education from community as to whether.
Rock stars are good for the movement the idea being that cult of personality -- kind of Foster.
A sensibility where where the principles become subordinated credit figures Michelle -- certainly probably one of the biggest rock stars.
If not the biggest on the -- and I happen to be a fan of not only her but the idea that sometimes these trailblazing types.
Actually create more space for people with less intestinal fortitude to follow -- that.
Until that point Bob you know I know them initially when the mayor of DC offered the job she said no because you want a more -- you want more economy.
But isn't that the person that you need I needed to follow here the you know the teachers union that's that shot again so we need that giant the -- -- giant now.
Remember yes and remember tissue -- up administrators to it wasn't just teachers and Adrian thinks he had been her champion in DC he'd lost the primary to become.
To to stay on as mayor basically so.
The prospective incoming mayor Vincent -- -- if you're a teacher or administrator that wants to start phoning it in now.
That basically had to work really hard -- -- Michelle -- I believe you'll have a friend and Vincent Gray.
I believe basically it's time now is if you want you know if you want -- Kind of ease up because you had to work hard fearful of -- job under read.
You can coast at this point but this sadly.
That is that.
So but they'll appoint someone to make to about the New Jersey the possibility of New Jersey becoming commissioner New Jersey education -- is that.
If she's -- to which she's married to to the mayor of Sacramento.
A lot of jobs these days you can you can telecommute you can work it for -- somewhere else on the Internet.
Well mayor of Sacramento and commissioner New Jersey education -- Department neither of those are jobs you can telecommute so that could be a complicating factor for taking the job.
-- but let's talk more about the -- more complicated factors -- resist as a resistance that she's probably will meet New Jersey if she accepts this job.
How tough is it going to be for the push through the same sort of agenda she puts her in DC.
I think it -- you know that the prospects would be extremely good for her she has she would have backing her governor Chris Christie who is.
Leading the country in terms of you know fighting entrenched interests.
Fighting the establishment calling for reforms that he's already made.
Proposals for sweeping reforms I think re would be a fantastic -- -- number one thing would be unheard in that the -- the -- that.
I I think -- -- props tenure reform product that have you know the fact that also giving merit pay to the good teachers you know we as we've talked.
So lay off the bat teachers as -- them.
And that's the most rewarding good teachers and -- Phelps I think they think it's sad but that's not the live it and play place does.
The other day I was at an event and it well meaning teacher came up to me was saying you know look you -- understandably this kind of scenario what's gonna -- -- all the highly paid teachers would get bad reviews of they'll get pushed out of the system and on only that you.
Lower paid younger teachers will then be allowed to teach.
And because they just want to get rid of all -- -- -- I'm like why doesn't happen everywhere in corporate America.
You certainly have you could do that you could argue make the same argument there it doesn't happen where people -- experience are paid more because they're valuable to the corporation.
This kind of move that was an advocate -- -- -- -- rather work at the district level.
I mean so well not with respect to this at New Jersey the commissioner -- that that's that's I haven't heard her quote.
-- -- say that about the New Jersey -- yet so we'll see and hear your film comes out on dvds and that's right December 1 it'll be on DVD also on Netflix iTunes audience kids today they watch movies all kinda crazy right well we're gonna.
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