Tag Archive: Tenure

Jan 26

Teacher Tenure/Continuing Contracts

The long held belief that teachers can have permanent positions through tenure has begun to fade with new accountabilites. In a recent article in the Richmond Times Dispatch, http://www2.timesdispatch.com/news/2012/jan/25/tdnat01-states-weaken-teacher-tenure-rights-ar-1637129/ , the reality of accountability that is tied into funding and jobs has brought a new paradigm to educators.  The shift now for educators’ job security is being driven by the reality of …

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