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Senate, House Leaders Call on Wolf to Protect Excellent Teachers

Senate, House Leaders Call on Wolf to Protect Excellent Teachers

Posted: June 21, 2016

Republican Party leaders, school board representatives and education advocates urged Governor Tom Wolf to support PA schools to sign House Bill 805.  If implemented, The Protecting Excellent Teachers Act would have demolished the method of seniority-based layoffs; instead, teacher performance and quality would guide layoff and reinstatement decisions.