Mont. Teachers Union: End School Choice

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Eric Feaver, the leader of MEA-MFT, the union representing teachers and other public workers, says it’s no coincidence the entire public-education community is battling hard against school-choice bills this Legislature.

Together, they see a national movement bearing down on Montana and feel it could ultimately damage a strong public-school system, which they see as vital to a rural state like Montana, he says.

For his part, Feaver says public schools are “the greatest institution this nation has ever created,” throwing all walks of life together to be educated, with public money.

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