03-09-2010 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #24


Title
Involuntary Termination of Instructional Employee, Maria T. Crabb

Discussion
The Board accepted the Superintendent's recommendation to terminate Maria T. Crabb's employment as a teacher at the February 9, 2010, meeting for failure to correct performance deficiencies and incompetency. Pursuant to Section 1012.33(6)(a), Florida Statutes, Ms. Crabb had 15 days after receipt of the charges to request a hearing. Ms. Crabb received the Superintendent's letter notifying her of the charges on January 11, 2010. Ms. Crabb's attorney requested a formal hearing by letter dated February 25, 2010, which was untimely. Pursuant to Section 120.569(1)(c), Florida Statutes, the request for a hearing must be dismissed.

Recommendation
Enter the Final Order.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 3/9/2010

Authority for Action
Section 120.569(1)(c) F.S.

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Harold Bistline, School Board Attorney


Attachment:  Pages from School Bd Crabb final order 3-9-10.pdf