DL(LOCAL) - WORK LOAD
Note: This local policy has been revised in accordance with the District's innovation plan.
Planning and Preparation
In accordance with the District's innovation plan, the District is exempt from the state law regarding minimum planning and preparation periods for classroom teachers. [See DEA(LEGAL) for the definition of a classroom teacher.]
Each classroom teacher shall be entitled to at least 450 minutes in each two-week period for instructional preparation, including parent-teacher conferences, evaluating students' work, and planning.
Any schedule that includes a planning and preparation period less than 45 minutes per day for teachers shall require approval from the Superintendent prior to implementation.