Recent cartoon was hurtful to local teachers

The political cartoon that appeared in The Acorn on Feb. 16 was both a surprise and a disappointment for all of us who work in service to the children of this community.
Its depiction that school closures were tied to anyone’s financial gain was both insulting and ignorant. School districts throughout our region have been pummeled for the past four years with ongoing budget cuts and continued uncertainty as the state has failed in its responsibility to protect public education.
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