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Teacher Tenure Lawsuit

Campbell Brown Launches Education News Site With An Agenda

The Huffington Post | Riley Griffin | Posted 07.13.2015 | Media

Former CNN and NBC News anchor Campbell Brown officially launched an online education news site on Monday as a way to "challenge the status quo" in Am...

Lies My Corporate Ed Reformers Told Me: The Truth About Teacher Tenure and the Civil Rights Movement

Yohuru Williams | Posted 11.12.2014 | Education
Yohuru Williams

When so called "reformers" like Campbell Brown try to make the case that tenure extends teachers an unfair guarantee of employment unlike other public servants, she is more than stretching the truth.

Why We're Still Talking About Campbell Brown

Alyssa Hadley Dunn | Posted 10.14.2014 | Education
Alyssa Hadley Dunn

As Albert Camus wrote, "Good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding." Whatever Ms. Brown's intentions are, they lack an understanding of both the current landscape of teaching in high-needs schools and of educational research. It's time to get some facts straight.

More And More States Are Getting Rid Of Teacher Tenure Protections

AP | KIMBERLY HEFLING | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even before a judge's scathing ruling against California's teacher tenure policies, the once-sacred protections that make it harde...

Teacher Tenure On Trial

stateline | Adrienne Lu | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline, where it was originally published. On trial: California’s rules on teacher tenure and dismissal. Th...

Major Lawsuit Targeting Teacher Tenure To Move Forward

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2014 | Politics

By Dana Feldman LOS ANGELES, March 4 (Reuters) - A judge refused on Tuesday to dismiss a closely watched legal challenge to California...

California Students File To Nix Tenure Law

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

Nine California public school students are suing the state over its laws on teacher tenure, seniority and other protections that the plaintiffs say ke...