As we look around the corner to the occupations of tomorrow, schools and states will need to be more dynamic and future oriented–especially when it comes to career and technical education. – Vicki Phillips in Forbes

One would never guess that the countries that are among the top ten in student performance have some of the strongest teachers unions in the world. Are those unions in some way different from American teachers unions? This report addresses that question by comparing teachers and their unions in Canada and Northern Europe with those in the United States.