Should We Stop Giving Teachers Tenure?
Education is always a hot topic. Right now, teacher tenure is taking a lot of heat.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie wants to eliminate tenure, which he says will make it easier to get rid of teachers that are not doing a good job.
Seventy-three percent of voters in a recent poll taken in the Garden State "view tenure as a barrier that prevents the firing of unqualified teachers."
Should we stop giving teachers tenure? Or is tenure necessary so that educators feel comfortable teaching without worrying about their jobs?
Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.