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New Educators Win Teaching Awards, Then Shown the Door by Their Union

bones9 Wrote: Jun 08, 2012 2:15 PM
Of course, if we did let the young teachers with "enthusiasm" take the jobs of veteran teachers, then plenty of veteran teachers would find a way to restore some of their own "enthusiasm."
neoreconstructionist Wrote: Jun 08, 2012 2:24 PM
Soon young enthusiastic teacher turn into older teachers with no enthusiasm and less experience.
Judith Alfaro, Daniel Cano, Edward Savarese, Chris Reger, Alison Zelton, Brad Keating, and Taylor Pfatenhauer were recently named the New Teachers of the Year by the Clark County School District. The School District , facing a budget shortfall, needs to lay off 1,000 teachers. Thanks to the Clark County Education Association, these seven New Teachers of the Year will be getting pink slips.

Due to a recent arbitration decision , the CCEA will continue its misguided last-in, first-out policy. The school district will only lay off those teachers who have received suspensions or multiple unsatisfactory...