05-12-2009 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #39


Title
Involuntary Termination of Instructional Employee, Rita M. Green

Discussion
Rita M. Green is a Professional Service Contract teacher assigned to University Park Elementary School. Ms. Green is charged by the Superintendent with violating the Code of Ethics and The Principals of Professional Conduct of The Education Profession In Florida, immorality and misconduct in office due to the actions set forth in the Superintendent's May 4, 2009, notification letter which is attached hereto as Exhibit "A".

Recommendation
Terminate instructional employee, Rita M. Green, and cancel her Professional Service Contract effective May 12, 2009.  In the event the employee makes a timely request for a hearing, authorize the Superintendent to employ counsel for the hearing process.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/12/2009

Authority for Action
F.S. 1012.33(6)(a); Chapter 120 F.S.

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Other Sources

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08/09TBDxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Contact
Harold Bistline, School Board Attorney, x412


Attachment:  Rita M. Green.pdf