Supreme Court Makes Further Rulings That Validate Mexico's Education Reforms
Mexico News Daily
go to original
June 28, 2015
Standardized Evaluations Not About Quality Education, Say Dissident Teachers (teleSUR English)
The court announced last week that the removal of pro tem teachers who fail evaluations they must take in order to occupy full-time positions is not in violation of the constitution.
Justices also endorsed unanimously the stipulation that full-time teachers who fail their performance exams must be removed from their positions and relocated, while teachers who obtain unfavorable results will have the option, within 10 days after the test date, to appeal the evaluation through an administrative adjudication or with an amparo, or injunction.
The Court also reiterated that teachers who refuse to be evaluated should be terminated immediately, as any other action would be unconstitutional.
During their deliberations, judges took into consideration articles of the Mexican constitution which guarantee the right of students to a quality education.
Read the rest at Mexico News Daily
We invite you to add your charity or supporting organizations' news stories and coming events to PVAngels so we can share them with the world. Do it now!
If you would like to donate directly to the non-profits in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, here are some suggestions you may want to consider to help our local communities in this time of greatest need.