Class is now in session across the country. It’s a breath of fresh air after more than a year of students and parents struggling through remote learning. Teachers unions are now weaving a web of alternative facts to portray themselves as the heroes that brought back traditional classroom instruction. In reality, they prevented it.
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), is the Chief Weaver. Earlier this year, she took to Twitter to claim they have “tried to reopen schools safely since April 2020”—an outrageous talking point.