Thatsrightnate Bill Gates speaking at #aftconvention is like Lebron James hosting a sports radio show in Cleveland.
mrsilva Fun watching CORE teacher raise only dissenting voice in committee this afternoon
edvoters: Greeting attendees on 7th and pike was a man holding a sign declaring Arne Duncan a Manchurian candidate.
mcricker Ben Jealous, NAACP President invites AFT to go to Washington DC October 2nd to get the rest of the change we voted for
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Weingarten didn't mention Gates or other philanthropists by name in her speech. But she said she was willing to work with people who have an open mind. People who can't understand why kids in the US aren't getting the best education. After her speech, Weingarten told reporters the Gates Foundation meets those criteria. (KUOW News)