Seniority-Based Layoffs Will Exacerbate Job Loss in Public Education
February 1, 2009
This brief details why K-12 school districts that lay off personnel according to seniority cause disproportionate damage to their programs and students than if layoffs were determined on a seniority-neutral basis.
Edunomics Lab is a university-based research center dedicated to exploring and modeling complex education fiscal decisions and growing the capacity of education leaders on the topic of education finance. The center is part of Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Public Policy.