Board Agrees On New Teacher Policy
By Lenora Moody
A Transylvania County teacher facing losing his or her job could now be given 72 hours notice before any action is taken.
The Transylvania County Board of Education backed the change to the school system's resignation policies during a July 15 work session.
Revisions to policies on how teachers are evaluated and may improve their performance were also discussed during the meeting.
"These new additions are driven by Raleigh, North Carolina and we have to follow their rules, guidelines and procedures," said Chris Campbell, Transylvania County Schools' legal repre...