As professionals, we believe that tenure should be a significant professional milestone, earned through transparent and consistent processes.
Trending Toward Reform: Teachers Speak on Unions and the Future of the Profession
Education Sector looks at teacher attitudes on reforms affecting evaluation, pay, and tenure, and the role of unions in affecting these reforms.
Using Performance on the Job to Inform Teacher Tenure Decisions
Ringing the Bell for K-12 Teacher Tenure Reform
This Center for American Progress report provides an overview of state teacher tenure reform in the United States as well as case studies of reform. It reveals that very little variation in tenure policies exists; states have done remarkably little experimentation in this area.