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obama’s Media Propagandists Ignoring Major Teacher Scandal

November 25, 2012 Leave a comment

Months-Old, Three-State Teacher Certification Test Cheating Scandal Gets Major AP Story — on a Slow News Weekend

By Tom Blumer | November 25, 2012

Read more: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tom-blumer/2012/11/25/months-old-three-state-teacher-certification-test-cheating-scandal-gets-#ixzz2DGt8shEw

 

From what I can tell, a major scandal involving teachers in three states has received almost no national press coverage since CNN first broke a story about it in July. Among the non-participants or nearly non-participants (again, from what I can tell based on archived news search attempts) is the Associated Press, which decided early this morning on a slow news weekend when few are paying attention to publish Adrian Sainz’s 1,200-word story on the topic.

What follows are portions CNN’s original report, today’s AP item, and a “edu-blog” post, in wondering why the conspiracy hasn’t received more attention, identifies a sadly predictable likely reason.

Read more: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tom-blumer/2012/11/25/months-old-three-state-teacher-certification-test-cheating-scandal-gets-#ixzz2DGsrz8DW

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