Retired teacher Leota Coats tells state legislators at a Derby forum Monday that the recently passed school finance law eliminating state-mandated due process hearings for teachers is ill-advised. She was dismissed in 1980 after flunking a star football player at Wellington High School, fought it to the Supreme Court and won.
Retired teacher Leota Coats tells state legislators at a Derby forum Monday that the recently passed school finance law eliminating state-mandated due process hearings for teachers is ill-advised. She was dismissed in 1980 after flunking a star football player at Wellington High School, fought it to the Supreme Court and won. The Wichita Eagle
Retired teacher Leota Coats tells state legislators at a Derby forum Monday that the recently passed school finance law eliminating state-mandated due process hearings for teachers is ill-advised. She was dismissed in 1980 after flunking a star football player at Wellington High School, fought it to the Supreme Court and won. The Wichita Eagle

Contract provision could shield Wichita teachers from state law eliminating tenure and due process

May 09, 2014 3:56 PM