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. 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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