Teachersí Rights, Responsibilities and Duties


All certificated employees shall assume the duties and responsibilities assigned by the superintendent or designee.† Teachersí professional responsibilities involve considerably more than merely classroom instruction.† They include, but are not limited to, study and research to keep abreast of new knowledge and instructional techniques; assessment of studentsí work; record-keeping; lesson planning and preparation; conferences with students, parents and administrators; in-service meetings; and supervision of pupils outside the classroom.


Teachers must be in their classrooms or assigned areas as instructed by the building principal.† All duty time is necessary for educational planning, preparation, and conferences with students, parents and faculty members.†


All teachers must maintain a standard of dress, personal appearance, general decorum, moral standards and behavior that reflects their professional status in the community.


Adopted on: July 13, 2009

Revised on: _______________

Reviewed on: January 13, 2014

Reviewed on March 13, 2016