Thursday, June 12, 2014
Things to come
Now I know that "tenure" in K-12 is different in many ways from tenure in higher ed - and at UC in particular. UC tenure involves a longer review period in general - typically around 6 years - and an elaborate process of inside and external reviews of research and teaching.
However, because the news media call both forms of job security "tenure," don't think that the K-12 decision won't be used by some to raise questions about tenure in higher ed. The image put forward will be the one below: