Huberman moves to lay off 'unsatisfactory' teachers first Catalyst: Under
the new layoff plan, teachers who are under remediation, and those with
job performance ratings of "unsatisfactory," would be first to go.
After that, layoffs would happen according to the seniority rules laid
out in the teachers' contract... Union blasts Chicago Public Schools' tenure attack Sun Times: Chicago
Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman said the new policy, approved by a
unanimous vote Wednesday, affects about 200 teachers, both tenured and
untenured, rated "unsatisfactory'' by their principals. CPS chief wants to lay off worst teachers first Tribune: While
the board may have discretion under the state law, they have already
exercised their choice by agreeing to a teacher contract, said Terry
Smith, a law professor at DePaul University.
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