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Lincoln Arts wrote:
> >I've often wondered if the tenure system contributes to the "dead wood" --
> >teachers who shouldn't be teaching anymore.....
> >Liz in rural NY
> You're absolutely right, Liz! I have seen how the tenure system can work in
> a positive manner, but I have also seen too many teachers who were not
> qualified, uncaring, etc. who were simply waiting for retirement - and
> nothing could be done because 'they have tenure.' What a shame, and the
> kids are the ones suffering because of it. There must be a happy medium
> Jeanne-Marie Fritts
> Executive Director