Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

AM News: Some Teachers Disagree Over Seniority System

Seniority Still a Splinter Issue in AFT Districts Teacher Beat: Although neither of the teachers' unions is crazy about efforts nationally to undo the weight given to seniority in various personnel decisions, the question seems to be emerging as a particular issue in cities and states with American Federation of Teachers affiliates. Proposed Mich. school funding plans differ greatly AP via Boston.
read more


Boston school system, teacher’s union continue seniority dispute

Industries : (3 years ago) Boston Public School administrators are still in negotiations with the teacher’s union in hopes of preventing hundreds of teachers from having to move classes in the fall. Under the school system’s current hiring pro... Read Post


Industries : (2 years ago)

By Michael Van Beek, Mackinac Center for Public Policy For most school districts, value is placed highest on teacher seniority; In fact, nearly all teacher union contracts require that layoff, recall and placement decisions be made ... Read Post

National union targets children school district by school district

Industries : (last year)

By Matthew J. Brouillette, The Hill Could you imagine teachers in California or Illinois donating to a cause that was hurting students in Philadelphia? That would come as a shock, given most public school teachers’ passion for educa... Read Post

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC