This week hordes of teachers will descend upon Western New York for the New York State United Teachers annual convention. Rochester, the 'Flower City' will be their rendezvous and they will celebrate the coming of spring with bouquets in hand. Their cheers will be for their favorite champions of government schools, both Bill And Hill. Both will attend, with the model for public decency receiving the Albert Shanker Award for Distinguished Service. The Klinton's along with their confederates in public education will bring flowers for the gathering. The occasion befits Lilies, since the gathering confers the air of a wake, not the triumph of learning.
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