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GOP leader asks Brown not to appeal teacher ruling

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Republican lawmakers on Thursday asked Gov. Jerry Brown to resist union pressure to appeal a Los Angeles judge’s decision striking down tenure and other job protections for California teachers. Senate Minority […]

07/11/2014

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California teachers to attest to reporting abuse

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California teachers applying for or renewing their credentials will be required to acknowledge that they understand their responsibility to report suspected child abuse to law enforcement or county welfare officials, and […]

07/10/2014

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California teacher tenure law unconstitutional

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tenure and other job protections for California’s public school teachers were ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a judge presiding in a lawsuit brought by nine students. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge […]

06/10/2014

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Judge could change California teacher job security

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A judge plans to announce a decision Tuesday that could be a game changer for California teachers whose job security is on the line. Attorneys said the anxiously awaited ruling from […]

06/10/2014

Brown calls for help in final push for tax hike

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown called on teachers Saturday to protect their classrooms by helping him pass a tax increase on the November ballot. The Democratic governor told about 100 union members that […]

10/20/2012