3.17.22 – The Star Information Community
“Documentary Exposes Vital Race Concept and ‘Corrupting Affect of Lecturers’ Unions’ on Training of American Kids”
By Susan Berry, PhD
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A brand new documentary exposes Vital Race Concept (CRT) because the “hidden agenda in America’s faculties,” because it additionally emphasizes the “corrupting affect of academics’ unions” and urges a return to the true training of American kids.
Fathom Occasions, the movie’s distributor, notes on its web site Whose Kids Are They? seeks to “pull again the curtain about what is actually occurring in our public faculties right this moment.”
Whose Kids Are They? Please go to this hyperlink to see the trailer: https://whosechildrenarethey.com/
The movie’s distributor additional says in regards to the documentary:
This movie would be the start line for a full cultural dialog about the necessity to return to the unique intent of training, not indoctrination. “Whose Kids Are They?” will inform and equip dad and mom, academics, grandparents and anxious residents, to accomplice collectively for the innocence and well-being of our youngsters. It’ll additionally educate all training stakeholders on the corrupting affect of academics’ unions, and the important significance of eradicating them from our faculties, along with educating dad and mom on the necessity to stand with good academics, and empower academics to stage a mass Union Exit.
“I’d like dad and mom to know that the basis downside in our faculties is the so-called academics’ unions and their radical agenda — not good academics,” Rebecca Friedrichs, a producer of the movie and a solid member, advised Fox Information Digital in an interview.
Friedrichs, the founding father of For Youngsters and Nation, a nationwide motion of fogeys, academics, and residents, is a former public college trainer whose case towards the California Lecturers’ Affiliation blazed the path for ending compelled union participation.
“The so-called trainer unions and their political allies are closely pushing CRT in our Okay-12 faculties, faculties and universities,” she added, observing the Marxist philosophy that embraces the idea that each one social and cultural points must be considered via the lens of race and ethnicity, is “embedded in curricula, trainer trainings, college cultures and particularly via Obama-era racial fairness self-discipline insurance policies which have turned our lecture rooms into warfare zones.”
…Friedrichs defined additional to Fox Information Digital:
The training institution desires academics to weave CRT into each topic. However good academics reject CRT as a result of it teaches kids to evaluate their friends [based] on the colour of their pores and skin as a substitute of the content material of their character.
My college students and I at all times celebrated that we have been dwelling Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream as a result of we had college students from everywhere in the world in our class, however all of us revered each other. We have been a real melting pot. Unions and their allies search to divide us all with CRT.
“Beware,” Friedrichs warned. “CRT is offered beneath a rating of different titles.”
“If dad and mom will stand with good academics and assist them to reject the unions, we are able to restore our faculties,” Friedrichs asserted. “The unions are the culprits behind undermining dad and mom, indoctrinating kids, pushing an anti-American agenda, destroying our as soon as excellent instructional system, and extra.”
Texas-based training coverage commentator at EducationViews.org Donna Garner wrote Tuesday in regards to the documentary:
I infrequently say this, however “Everybody must see the movie WHOSE CHILDREN ARE THEY?”
I want I had the phrases to clarify the depth and worth of this movie. Please imagine me once I say that each facet of the issues in our academic system is roofed on this film. The half on intercourse training is especially appalling. I assure you that you’ll be taught issues that may astound you. Even actually educated folks will be taught new issues; I definitely did.
…Through the pandemic college closures, which the academics’ unions wholeheartedly supported, many dad and mom sought different training settings for his or her kids and have since determined to not return to public faculties.
Public faculties are actually experiencing a drop in funding that comes with fewer college students.
Kerry McDonald, senior training fellow on the Basis for Financial Training (FEE), wrote in regards to the exodus from public faculties in early March:
Since 2020, extra households have been fleeing native district faculties for different choices. Homeschooling charges doubled in that 12 months alone and stay excessive right this moment.
Dwelling-based “pandemic pods” have advanced into established microschools and co-op preparations which have labored higher for a lot of households than a standard classroom. Catholic faculties, like different non-public faculties, have been extra more likely to stay open, whereas district faculties have been closed and have skilled their first enrollment hike in twenty years. Extra college students are actually studying in digital faculties and constitution faculties than they have been pre-pandemic.
McDonald noticed that academics are leaving public faculties, in addition to college students:
A brand new trainer survey means that greater than half of public college academics anticipate to go away their occupation sooner than deliberate. That is on high of survey outcomes analyzed final 12 months by the RAND Company discovering that almost one-quarter of academics anticipated to go away their jobs by the top of the 2020/2021 educational 12 months.
“The tutorial realignment from establishments to home- and community-based fashions that accelerated in 2020 isn’t slowing down,” McDonald added. “Now that oldsters and academics have glimpsed instructional potentialities past a conventional classroom, they’re much less keen to place up with the education establishment.”
Whose Kids Are They? opened for one evening solely in choose theaters on March 14, however viewers can see the movie at ticketed occasions hosted of their properties, church buildings, faculties, and different venues throughout a 30-day window from March 15-April 14.
Along with Friedrichs, the solid of the movie options worldwide journalist Alex Newman, government director of nonprofit Public Faculty Exit; Virginia Walden-Ford, a number one proponent of guardian empowerment and faculty alternative; political scientist and former tenured professor at Princeton and Vanderbilt Universities Carol Swain, Ph.D.; Andrew Pollack, who misplaced his daughter within the taking pictures at Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in Parkland, Florida; and Deborah Flora, president of Mother and father United America.
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Susan Berry, PhD, is nationwide training editor at The Star Information Community. E mail tricks to firstname.lastname@example.org.