Teacher Misconduct

California State Senate Approves Bill Easing Firings For Teacher AbuseThe state Senate on Monday passed a bill making it easier to fire teachers accused of sex abuse, child abuse or serious drug crimes.
Gov. Brown Vetoes 'Imperfect' Teacher Discipline BillGov. Jerry Brown on Thursday vetoed what he termed an "imperfect" union-backed bill intended to streamline the dismissal of teachers accused of misconduct, calling on lawmakers to try again next year.
Bill Eases Path for Firing Teachers for MisconductThe state Legislature has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.