A group aimed at empowering parents says they’ve identified over 100 school board candidates for this year’s elections and officially kick off their campaign this morning (11am) at the State Capitol.  Cristine Trooien with Minnesota Parents Alliance:

“By leaps and bounds, the failure to keep our test scores in any sort of reasonable shape is really what is gripping parents.”

Trooien says divisive curriculum — including Critical Race Theory — has taken a front seat to academics in Minnesota schools.  She says, “For too long the voice of Minnesota parents has been drowned out by the demands of powerful special interest groups like the teacher’s union.”