Teacher tenure bill to be heard after all
This could get interesting. Chairwoman Nancy Detert, R-Venice, has already said she doesn’t dig the bill. And if she votes no, and the other R’s and D’s fall in to their usual formations, that means a 4-4 tie – and a dead bill.
By the way, the teacher-firing flow chart the St. Petersburg Times ran in its print editions last week (next to this story about a tenured teacher who’s frequently in hot water) can now be viewed here.
- Ron Matus, state education reporter