The 10 Most Popular HRX Stories of 2018

December 11, 2018 • Zach DiSchiano

most popular hrx stories

As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted to look back on the 129 articles we published this year and determine which ones stood out to our readers the most.

After digging through our analytics, we've uncovered the 10 most-popular HRX stories of 2018:

10. Over-documentation and Form I-9

What should districts do if an employee presents multiple documents to establish identity and work authorization on the Form I-9?

9. Changing Teacher Work Hours

Can school administrators change teacher work hours during the school year?

8. New First Responder Liaison Notice Required for Political Subdivisions

Political subdivisions, such as school districts, colleges and community colleges, cities, or counties, are now required to post a first responder liaison notice.

7. 7 Ways to Qualify an Uncertified Teacher

The main goal of district recruiting efforts is finding and securing a fully certified teacher to serve students. When unable to fulfill this task, districts must use other avenues.

6. Payment for Not Electing Health Insurance

May a district pay an employee for waiving health care coverage?

5. Payment for Work Done Outside Offical Calendar

Are districts required to pay employees for working outside of the official work calendar?

4. Texas Educator Testing Changes

Multiple changes to the Texas Educator Certification Examination Program, including new vendors and limits to exam attempts, went into effect at the end of August.

3. T-TESS and Student Growth Measures

Student growth measures became a required component of T-TESS and locally adopted systems in the 2018–2019 school year

2. Terminating Employees Who Are Out of Leave

Can districts terminate an employee who has exhausted all leave?

1. Myths: Teacher Service Records

There are a lot of rules concerning teacher service records, but there are also a few myths. We separated fact from fiction in this article.

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