The Board of Education has the responsibility to employ such persons as may be needed to administer the business of the school district. The Board of Education delegates the Superintendent the authority to hire all certified positions.In the case of administrative or supervisory personnel, the Superintendent shall nominate a candidate to the Board.
Legal Reference: Conn. Gen. Stat. §§ 10-144o – 10-145f Teacher certification.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-151 Employment of teachers. Definitions. Notice and hearing on failure to renew or termination of contract. Appeal.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-153 Discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity or expression or marital status prohibited.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-155f Residency requirement prohibited.
Conn. Gen. Stat. § 46a-60 Discriminatory employment practices prohibited.
Litchfield Board of Education
Policy Adopted: 11/9/1982
Policy Reviewed: 10/1/1998, 5/3/2017
Policy Revised: 2/23/2011, 11/7/2018