TITLE

MUM'S THE WORD WHEN IT COMES TO YOUR ADMINISTRATIVE POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Report on Preschool Programs;Oct2009, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case wherein the plaintiff teachers of West Fork Middle School, Arkansas claimed that the school's principal Lynn Garst violated their rights under First and Fourteenth Amendment, for criticizing his management decision. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit ruled that plaintiffs were unable to provide sufficient evidence regarding discrimination, and their rights to free speech is only protected under the First Amendment for matters of public concerns.
ACCESSION #
45026742

 

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