ERIC Number: EJ585611
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Reinventing Tenure: What Schools Can Learn from Public Reform Policy.
Hess, Frederick; Maranto, Robert A.
American School Board Journal, v186 n5 p28-31 May 1999
Tenure has lost public legitimacy. Of 30 states reforming civil-service systems or proposing reforms, Georgia has gone the farthest. Since 1996, new state government hires have been "at will" employees. Erosion of private-sector union strength may aid antitenure political leaders' efforts. A sidebar outlines states' actions. (10 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Florida; Georgia; Oregon