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TDE/ATPPS Work Group Recommendations

TDE/ATPPS Work Group: Letter to the Legislature Teacher Development and Evaluation/Alternative Teacher Professional Pay System (TDE/ATPPS) Alignment Work Group’s recommendations to the Minnesota Legislature Purpose: “To better align Minnesota’s alternative teacher professional pay system under Minnesota Statutes, sections 122A.413 to 122A.416, and Minnesota’s teacher development and evaluation program under Minnesota Statutes, sections 122A.40, Subdivision 8, and […]

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LIFO isn’t the culprit in poor student achievement

Lee Carlson, MinnPost, January 26, 2015 The only way I stay in the system is to do my job. Tenure does not create a permanent barrier around a veteran teacher. I began teaching in 1988. Over the next decade my career changes were connected to RIF. RIF means Reduction in Force and it is what […]

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