ERIC Number: ED026725
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Short-Term Leaves of Absence for Classroom Teachers in Larger School Systems.
Educational Research Service Circular, n4 Apr 1966
Short term leave of absence policies for classroom teachers in 129 school districts with enrollments of 25,000 or more are reported for 1965-66 in this national survey. A summary table lists in order of descending frequency the various purposes for which short leaves of absence are given. Representative samples of school district policies and separate discussion are presented for each of the various types of leaves. Included are leaves of absence for personal business, death in the immediate family, illness in the immediate family, jury duty, court summons, visiting other schools, professional organization work, religious holidays, military reserve duty, and comprehensive leave policies. Leave policies are listed in tabular form by State and school district with footnotes describing any unique or irregular features. (TT)
Descriptors: Board of Education Policy, Leaves of Absence, National Surveys, Public School Teachers, School Districts
Educational Research Service, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($1.00).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of School Administrators, Washington, DC.; National Education Association, Washington, DC.