3/24/2010

Teacher seniority ensures that students are being taught by experienced educators and protects teachers when they speak out on behalf of students during controversial decisions, argues Patricia Bailey, a veteran Seattle teacher, in this opinion article. Conducting layoffs based on order of seniority is fair and protects higher-quality staffers who have reached optimum knowledge and proficiency in the classroom after five years, Bailey writes.

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