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So many big stars on board for CBS Teachers Rock to push Parent Trigger laws. TFA to get proceeds | Daily Kos |

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Carrie Underwood, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Garner, Rosie Perez, Dave Grohl, Usher, Maroon 5′s Adam Levine, James Valentine, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis need to know the real story behind TFA, parent triggers, and the rest of corporate reform.

I was just reading all the big-name stars who are getting on board for the parent trigger, and I am really stunned by some of the names. Do they know what it means to lightly turn a school over to parents who have no knowledge of how to run a school? To give them power to hire and fire teachers and principals?

Are they blinded by the glitz provided by all the money behind this corporate move to take over public schools? Do they not understand the implications? Or do they simply not care?

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