GBK        Suspension and/or Dismissal of Professional Staff  (Cf. GCK)                     GBK


The board may discipline, dismiss or demote any probationary or tenured teacher upon recommendation by the superintendent in accordance with the Michigan Teachers' Tenure Act and/or within the provisions of the current master contract.


The superintendent or building principal shall make written recommendations to the board concerning an employee on tenure or probation who, in his/her judgment, should be considered for dismissal.


The superintendent is authorized by the board to suspend from active duty a teacher against whom formal charges are anticipated being filed or have already been filed, until a decision is rendered or until the board acts to reinstate said teacher.




LEGAL REF:    MCL, 38.71-121; 380.132(3)(b)


Adopted:   7/1/93