This study focuses on the implications of seniority-based teacher layoff policies.
In the 2008-09 school year, over 2000 teachers in Washington State received layoff notices, and continued tough economic times suggest that there will be more.
Teachers who received these notices can be linked to Washington State data on students and schools to help answer four key policy questions:
For more information and recent findings, see the following publication:
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