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Teacher Bashing Gone Too Far

In discussing a proposed new alternative licensure program, a Minnesota legislator—chair of the House Education Reform Committee, no less—makes reference to the qualms of the "teacher Gestapo", i.e, the Nazi Germany secret police.

After a deluge of negative reaction, she apologized.

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