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Chapter 37: your right to a safe school environment

Many educators and support personnel have complaints regarding discipline issues. Teachers feel that they have no authority to rid their classroom of chronic discipline problems. Support personnel fear that their jobs will be jeopardized if they are ever in a situation that requires them to use physical force.
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What happens if your campus is reconstituted?

If a campus is identified as academically unacceptable for two consecutive school years, including the current year, the Commissioner of Education must order the campus to be reconstituted and appoint a campus intervention team (CIT). The CIT will decide which educators may be retained at the campus.
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Experienced attorneys

Along with the liability coverage, you have six staff attorneys and a network of outside attorneys all of which comprise a top-notch legal team to protect your employment rights.
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Defense funds

NEA spends more than $14 million each year for legal support of members through the NEA Unified Legal Services Program, which shares in funding by state associations including TSTA.
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Why Join TSTA

TSTA is a movement to change the way public schools and public school employees are treated.

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Teacher Survival Tips

Survival Tips

Your fellow members have shared hundreds of ideas for the classroom. Search through the archives or submit your own tips.

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