Governor Signs Bill That Focuses On Teacher Performance

June 30, 2012 12:00 AM
Governor Signs Bill That Focuses On Teacher Performance
" BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill into law that will ensure a teacher’s evaluated job performance is the main factor considered when a school faces staffing decisions.

Patrick signed the bill into law Friday, just days after it passed in both chambers of the legislature "

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