Primo Quotes

Cheri Yecke

Cheri Pierson Yecke (born February 5, 1955) is a conservative Republican politician and educator in the United States.

Read more about this author on here

“The challenge that we face is maintaining the quality of Florida's teaching force while increasin ...

View quote

“God created heavens and the earth ... but my personal belief has no bearing on what should be tau ...

View quote

“But I'd seen what children could do in Virginia, ... and I had full confidence that Minnesota edu ...

View quote

“This would change high school as we know it. It lets students have more choice. It lets them play ...

View quote

“We were disappointed to see the numbers so low. There has to be a good-faith effort [by school di ...

View quote

“I really think this is groundbreaking. We're trying to change the culture of high school.”

View quote

“With accountability, ... teachers can't spend time in exercises in political correctness, or fun ...

View quote

“I was asked by Governor Bush. What an honor to be asked to serve under Jeb Bush. Everything Flori ...

View quote

“I did it in Virginia and Minnesota. I don't think that will be an issue. I think certainly everyo ...

View quote

“We would prefer that students in the earliest grades have the benefits of a smaller class taught ...

View quote

“and no state income tax.”

View quote

“What we see from our state university system is no growth. It has remained static over time.”

View quote

“The school board is going to have to make a decision about how to turn these failing schools arou ...

View quote

“We had a limited amount of time to make a big difference, ... That's why we hit the ground runnin ...

View quote

“[As commissioner, Yecke was a big supporter of the No Child Left Behind law, which requires schoo ...

View quote