Policy – x
Adopted – 7/16/1998
Revised – 12/04/2003
In order to serve the best interests of students and the educational program, the Superintendent or designee shall assign certificated personnel to positions for which their preparation, certification, experience and aptitude qualify them.
Teachers may be assigned to any school within the District in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.
The Governing Board encourages the assignment of experienced and fully credentialed teachers, including those who have attained National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification, to schools with the greatest need to improve student achievement.
The Superintendent or designee may assign holders of a credential other than an emergency permit, with their consent, to teach subjects outside their credential authorization in departmentalized classes, pursuant to Education Code 44258.3. The Superintendent or designee shall develop procedures to verify the subject matter knowledge of the teacher before any such assignment is made. These procedures shall be developed with the assistance of subject matter specialists and shall be submitted to the Board for approval.
The Superintendent or designee shall periodically report to the Board on any teacher mis-assignments
35035 Additional powers and duties of superintendent
37616 Assignment of teachers to year-round schools
44250-44279 Credentials and assignments of teachers
44395-44398 Incentives for assigning NBPTS-certified teachers to low-performing schools
44824 Assignment of teachers to weekend classes
44955 Reduction in number of employees
3543.2 Scope of representation
WEB SITES: Commission on Teacher Credentialing: www.ctc.ca.gov