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ERIC Number: ED145512
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 20
Abstractor: N/A
Teacher Dismissal and Due Process.
Leichner, Edward C.; Blackstone, Sidney
Georgia Association of Middle School Principal's Journal, v1 n1 pp51-69 Spr 1977
This article addresses due process requirements in the nonrenewal and dismissal of tenured and nontenured teachers. The Georgia Fair Dismissal Law is used as a basis for discussing the grounds for teacher dismissal. Dismissal grounds discussed are 1) incompetency; 2) insubordination; 3) willful neglect of duties; 4) immorality; 5) inciting, encouraging, or counseling students to violate any valid law or school board policy; 6) reduction in staff due to loss of students or cancellation of program; 7) failure to secure and maintain necessary educational training; and 8) any other good and sufficient cause. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia