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KTVU investigates teacher and administrator misconduct

Original post made by KTVU viewer, Another Palo Alto neighborhood, on May 18, 2014

A couple of days ago, KTVU began showing an investigative report on the state revoking teaching and administrative credentials.

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Posted by SpellingPolice
a resident of Crescent Park
on May 19, 2014 at 3:51 pm

> They also created a database of names here of teachers who had the credentials revoked or suspended last year.

Was that supposed to read:
They also created a database of names here of teachers who had THEIR credentials revoked or suspended last year.

Do you guys ever bother to read back and check what you write?


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Posted by KTVU Viewer
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 19, 2014 at 9:35 pm

The Committee of Credentials (COC) of the CTC, whose stated purpose is to inspire, educate and protect the students of California, reviews the allegations and may recommend to the Commission adverse action against an existing credential or an application for a credential that a teacher or administrator has not yet received. A person may apply for a credential and never receive it, thus "the" is what I meant to say, not "their."


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