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This Is What It Takes To Get A Teacher Fired Around The Country

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.08.2015 | Politics

States around the country can't agree on what job protections teachers should be granted. Some states allow teachers to obtain tenure -- a tool that t...

New California Bills Take On State Teachers Union

Reuters | Posted 05.04.2015 | Politics

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 4 (Reuters) - California Republican lawmakers on Wednesday announced a package of bills ...

Tenure: Education's Friend or Foe?

Dave Pruett | Posted 08.15.2014 | Education
Dave Pruett

A common public misperception is that tenure perpetuates mediocrity by permitting lifetime appointments for lackluster professors. In practice, the reverse is true: Tenure contributes to hiring the best and brightest.

California Officials Debate Whether To Defend Teacher Protections

Reuters | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

(Adds New Jersey action) By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 11 (Reuters) - California officials were wranglin...