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The Minnesota Senate passed a teacher layoff bill that allows schools to layoff or fire teachers based on performance instead of tenure.  The bill that passed 36-26 allows the decision to be made on layoffs based on evaluations that are based on how well students perform.  For up-to-date news accounts of this story, photos and to post a comment, please access the links below:

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02/27/2012 – Minnesota Senate Passes Teacher Layoffs Bill, Lets Schools Fire Educators Based On Performance

02/27/2012 – Minnesota Senate passes bill that would let schools lay off teachers based on performance not seniority

02/28/2012 – State Senate passes bill to eliminate teacher seniority

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