Teacher tenure would be put on the statewide ballot in November if the 275,000 signatures from Missourians on a measure to end teacher tenure are approved.
Wrap: Teach Great is a group supporting the elimination of teacher tenure and it said it turned in more than 275,000 signatures to the secretary of state's office.
|Description: "And that those good teachers are rewarded and teachers that are not good teachers should no longer be in the classroom. I think that anyone would want to have their kid taught by the best possible teachers."|
275,000 Missourians signed a petition to give all Missourians a chance to vote to end teacher tenure.
Wrap: Missourians signed a petition to put ending teacher tenure on the November ballot.
Teachers would be evaluated based on the performance of their students in standardized tests if teacher tenure is eliminated.
|Description: "The more tests you have the less time you have for students in their learning environment."|