Parents appeal an October ruling that concluded that they hadn't sufficiently linked tenure laws with poor student achievement.
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November 04, 2016
The six parents are being backed by the same nonprofit that supported teacher tenure challenges in Minnesota and New York.
October 28, 2016
The judge ruled that the future of teacher tenure laws should be decided by the legislature, not the courts.
September 16, 2016
The Christie administration is arguing that the only way to improve education in the state's poorest districts is to ditch teacher job protections.
September 13, 2016
Kansas's highest court will decide whether a 2014 law stripping teachers of their due process protections met constitutional muster.
August 23, 2016
Coming on the heals of the death of the Vergara challenge against teacher job protections, a new poll says that just three in ten support teacher-tenure laws.
August 22, 2016
After four years and two copycat lawsuits, the California Supreme Court, by declining to hear an appeal of the Vergara case, hands teachers unions a big victory.
July 20, 2016
Dozens of veteran Denver educators will lose their tenure status due to a 2010 state law, which was passed as part of an effort to win Race to the Top dollars.
May 27, 2016
Miami teachers are turning to a popular crowdsourcing site to fund a lawsuit over how the district is implementing a 2011 state law that mandated the adoption of merit-based pay scales.
May 24, 2016
In the wake of the-Vergara appeals decision, a bill to revamp teacher tenure in California has gotten some initial support.