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Changing the process to fire teachers for cause

by Krissy Clark, The California Report | The Madeleine Brand Show

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Protestors march near Miramonte Elementary School in Los Angeles, California. AFP/AFP/Getty Images

California has some of the most detailed laws in the nation laying out how and when public school teachers can be fired. Tomorrow in Sacramento, a state Senate committee will look at two competing bills that would rewrite those laws.

The process has been under especially close scrutiny lately, in the wake of a teacher sexual abuse scandal in Los Angeles. The California Report's Krissy Clark investigates.

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