JCPS takeover ‘payback’ for teacher protests, national union head says

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Louisville Courier Journal

May 18, 12:00 AM

JCPS takeover 'payback' for teacher protests, national union head says

The country's largest teachers union is throwing its weight behind the fight to stop a state takeover of Jefferson County Public Schools.National Education Association President Lily Eskelsen García said Tuesday that the proposed takeover appeared to be "payback" for recent teacher protests and that the national group will back a legal challenge, if necessary.

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