teacher tenure

Missouri Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro

Missouri Auditor Wants Education Agency Documents

Tom Schweich has sent a letter to Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro seeking documents related to an initiative petition affecting teacher tenure.


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State Senate Filibuster Over Teacher Tenure Bill

Sen. Cunningham’s bill would require teachers to work for ten years, instead of five, to get tenure.


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Missouri Senate OKs Teacher Tenure Legislation Requiring More Work To Earn Tenure

Many of Missouri’s public school teachers would need to work longer before getting tenure under legislation endorsed by the state Senate.


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UPDATE: Teacher Tenure Remains Intact

The vote to maintain Missouri’s current tenure system comes one day after the Senate punted on an attempt to address the unaccredited school district in St. Louis.


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Bill To Change School Funding and Teacher Tenure

The main portion of the bill is focused on dealing with the unaccredited metropolitan districts in St. Louis and Kansas City, but some think the changes would affect schools throughout Missouri.


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Mo. Omnibus Education Bill Moves Forward

“I would argue that the bill may, in fact, help students in St. Louis and in Kansas City, but it is broadsweeping throughout the state.”



The Pros and Cons of Teacher Tenure

Both sides debate on KMOX


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Missouri Teacher Tenure Debated

A bill to eliminate tenure sighting stagnant test scores