Melanie Stambaugh, candidate for state representative in the 25th Legislative District, has repeatedly made statements in public which disrespect our teachers and minimize the influence of educators on our students.
At a candidate forum on Oct. 23, she told the audience that at one time she wanted to be a teacher, but felt her influence on students would not be enough. She then desired to be an administrator, but still felt her influence on students would be lacking. She then determined that only as a state legislator would she be able to properly influence our students.
As a former student of …