Earlier this month I received my first piece of campaign literature from Education Minnesota about endorsed gubernatorial candidate, Margaret Anderson Kelliher. The piece was part biography to introduce educators to Kelliher and part legislative record showing how she has been a supporter of education in Minnesota. Within the last week, a new piece by Education Minnesota arrived in the mail. This one is devoted almost solely to telling Education Minnesota voters how Kelliher has “stood with educators:”
From the front side:
In the past two legislative session, Governor Tim Pawlenty and heavily funded special interest groups have tried to force changes that would lower teacher licensing standards and shortchange students by putting ill-prepared teachers in their classrooms.
I will leave it up to readers and the comment section to discuss whether this and the previous mail piece are effective…