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Michigan Senate To OK Teacher Evaluation Changes

Teacher evaluations would be based in part on students’ standardized test scores, including how they progress over the year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2015

WSU Campus

WSU Wants Power To Review Faculty Performance; Union Says Tenure Busting

The union representing Professors at Wayne State claims administrators are trying to eliminate tenure, a long standing policy which protects faculty members from being fired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

Lawmakers Approve Teacher Tenure Changes

Michigan Legislature on Thursday approved changes to the state’s teacher tenure system that supporters say would make it easier to remove ineffective teachers from the classroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2011

Local Teachers Fight For Tenure Reform

“Amend , don’t end.” That’s the message of several public school teachers in Metro Detroit who are speaking out about teacher tenure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2011

Michigan House Approves Teacher Tenure Proposals

The Republican-controlled Michigan House has voted to change the tenure system for teachers in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011