teachgreat.org http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Sinquefield Donates $750,000 To End Teacher Tenure http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/sinquefield-donates-750000-end-teacher-tenure <p>Financier Rex Sinquefield, Missouri’s largest political donor, has given $750,000 to jumpstart the initiative petition drive for a ballot measure to end teacher tenure.</p><p>According to the Missouri Ethics Commission, <a href="http://www.mec.mo.gov/EthicsWeb/CampaignFinance/CF_SearchLrgContr.aspx">the money was donated on Christmas Eve</a> to <a href="http://www.teachgreat.org">“Teachgreat.org,”</a> the campaign committee set up to oversee the effort.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 18:19:34 +0000 Jo Mannies 32643 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Sinquefield Donates $750,000 To End Teacher Tenure