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One Thing: Costly Payouts & Rubber Room Salaries

Alexander Russo | December 4, 2012

“Auditors reviewed 61 settlements with LAUSD teachers – including 47 involving misconduct with a student – and found that more than $2 million in payouts had been made… Officials said Monday that 299 teachers are now being “housed” at district offices after being accused of misconduct. Each case takes an average of six months to investigate and resolve, with teachers collecting an average of $6,000 a month in salary.” — Today’s LA Daily News

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