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proposed tenure law for the public school teachers of Utah by Max B. Marble

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Published by University of Utah in [Salt Lake City] .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Utah.


  • Teachers -- United States -- Tenure,
  • Teachers -- United States -- Tenure -- Digests,
  • Teachers -- Tenure -- Utah

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Edition Notes

Statementby Max B. Marble.
LC ClassificationsKFU393 .M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 262 l.
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5600117M
LC Control Number68006391

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Utah Laws, State Rules, and Regulations. Utah State Board of Education (USBE) Special Education Rules Document has an interactive table of contents. Translated versions of the Rules will be available in the future. Utah Office of Administrative Rules: R Education, Administration. R Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB. Section Tenure of teachers and superintendents; persons entitled to professional teacher status; dismissal; review Section For the purposes of this section, a teacher, school librarian, school adjustment counselor, school nurse, school social worker or school psychologist who has served in the public schools of a school district for the three previous consecutive school years shall be. Utahns have already experienced hundreds of new laws that when into effect from the state legislative session but a few are set to begin in The most widely known law that took effect.   Teacher tenure is the increasingly controversial form of job protection that public school teachers in 46 states receive after years on the job. [] An estimated million teachers have tenure[Proponents of tenure argue that it protects teachers from being fired for personal or political reasons, and prevents the firing of experienced teachers to hire less expensive new teachers.

  If teachers unions are keeping public schools closed, parents should be provided with alternatives—or, as President Donald Trump has proposed, parents should get their school .   America's public school teachers are seeing their generations-old tenure protections weakened as states seek flexibility to fire teachers who aren't performing. A few states have essentially nullified tenure protections altogether, according to an analysis being released Wednesday by the National Council on Teacher Quality.   Seven states require districts to return teachers to probationary status if their performance is rated unsatisfactory. Instead of making lay-off decisions on the basis of tenure status or seniority, 11 states require that teacher performance be the primary consideration. Another state, Washington, adds this requirement in   In Utah, teachers are a part of the Utah Retirement System, which includes not only teachers but all state employees. The URS was founded in The URS was founded in Since July , new teachers in Utah have had a choice about the retirement plan they participate in.

Upon written notice of the proposed termination, discharge or non-renewal, a continuing contract teacher may elect to return to probationary status. Term contracts, not to exceed 5 years, may also be used after probationary status. Utah. “Average Number of Public School Teachers and Average Number of Public School Teachers Who Were Dismissed in the Previous Year or Did Not Have Their Contracts Renewed Based on Poor Performance, by Tenure Status of Teachers and State: –08,” in National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS), , table 8. Though private school teachers do not generally enjoy as much of the constitutional protection as public school teachers, statutes may provide protection against discrimination. The CIVIL RIGHTS Act of , for example, protects teachers at both public and private schools from racial, sexual, or religious discrimination.   This searchable database tracks education legislation passed by state legislatures from the session to present. Issues that are tracked include teachers and principals, school choice, postsecondary education, education finance and funding, religion in schools, high school graduation/dropouts, testing, accountability, afterschool and STEM.