vergara v california decision
Below are two graphics outlining the varying state policies on teacher tenure and job protections and teacher layoffs. In
Other bills would penalize school districts that do not include pupil progress in teacher job evaluations, and eliminate
TEACHER EFFECTIVENESS Even as supporters of the ruling celebrated, the state's largest teacher unions said they would appeal
A judge in Los Angeles on Tuesday sided with nine students who sued to overturn the state statutes governing teacher hiring and firing, saying they served no compelling purpose and had led to an unfair, nonsensical system that drove excellent new teachers from the classroom too soon while allowing incompetent senior ones to remain.