Teacher Evaluation: An Update

September 2009
Principal;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p70
The article discusses a court case wherein the plaintiff, a tenured teacher, challenged her termination by the school board. Both the trial and appellate courts upheld the school board's decision, finding that the evaluation and termination procedures had complied with state law. A question-and-answer discussion about the court case, trends in teacher evaluation case law, and their implications for school principals are also provided.


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