Principal Demotions: An Update

Zirkel, Perry A.
March 2008
Principal;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 87 Issue 4, p8
The article focuses on the demotion of school principals. It discusses the legal aspects of the issue, such as what legally constitutes the term demotion, and discusses the case of the school principal Diane Myers. Questions and answers about the case of Myers v. Elkhart Community Schools in Elkhart, Indiana are included and information about other cases is provided. The fact that court rulings tend to side with school districts rather than with the principals is also examined.


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