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Teachers on Trial
Values, Standards, and Equity in Judging Conduct and Competence
James A. Gross


Paper, 1988 ISBN: 978-0-87546-142-7
$ 26.95   £20.50

Teachers on Trial is a study of 260 case decisions in New York State which tenured teachers were charged with incompetence or conduct unbecoming a professional. The author analyzes what, in the deciders' opinion, constituted conduct unbecoming and incompetence and critiques the standards used in making determinations.

Subject Areas
Education
Labor & Employment Law