Do teachers get enough respect? Does the teaching profession need to be “transformed” in order be respected?
In this episode of Teacher Talk, VIVA Teacher Leader Kori Milroy and Chicago Public Schools teacher Erika Wozniak discuss the U.S. Department of Education’s new RESPECT Project [click to download] , a vision for the future of the teaching profession that seeks to make teaching the most respected profession in America. Kori and Erika both teach elementary grades at public schools in Chicago.
Download the episode here or stream it below. to listen in on Kori and Erika’s conversation about the vision, and add your own voice to the mix by leaving a comment here on the VIVA website.
This is the second installment of Teacher Talk, an ongoing series of conversations between teachers talking about education policy. This full interview is now up!