Removing teachers’ job security encourages attrition.

Mercedes Schneider reviews a new report from the Education Research Alliance in New Orleans. The bottom line: When Louisiana eliminated tenure, teacher turnover increased. https://deutsch29.wordpress.com/2017/02/22/louisiana-research-when-tenure-ends-teachers-leave/ This shouldn’t be surprising. Removing job security encourages attrition. Other research has shown that instability and teacher churn are not good for teaching and learning. Schneider writes: “In 2012, the […]

via Mercedes Schneider: When Tenure Is Abolished, Teachers Leave — Diane Ravitch’s blog

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