Teachers deserve better pay. Its a tough job. And all power to the teachers of New Zealand for their recent protest action. But that’s only half the reason for teachers to stand up.
Healthcare and education. Without decent healthcare and education, our society is doomed. Currently it would appear that our society is doomed then.
We should pay teachers according to their worth, but teachers should be worth what they are paid. And sometimes that means leading with courage and taking a stand when something within the education system is wrong.
No one says it better than Jordan Peterson: