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Monday, 20 February 2012

Teachers In Atlanta Cheating Scandal Could Get Contract Renewals

Monday, February 20, 2012
Atlanta Public Schools may be forced to renew the contracts of 90 tenured teachers implicated in one of the nation's largest cheating scandals because of job protection rights.

According to state law, the 90 tenured educators -- of the 120 currently on paid administrative leave for being involved in the scandal -- will be given an automatic yearlong renewal of their contracts on May 15, unless the district terminates them before then, WSB-TV reports.
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