§ 168.011 Teachers — license required — teaching, and administration, to be ..
§ 168.015 Advisory council of certification for educators established — number — ..
§ 168.021 Issuance of teachers’ licenses and scholars certificates, requirements, ..
§ 168.023 Contact hours included in professional development requirements for ..
§ 168.024 Local business externship, count as contact hours of professional development
§ 168.025 Teacher externships, requirements — rulemaking authority — sunset provision
§ 168.036 Substitute teacher certificates, issuance of — requirements — retired ..
§ 168.037 Web-based survey, substitute teachers, purpose — survey completion and contents
§ 168.071 Revocation, suspension or refusal of certificate or license, grounds — ..
§ 168.081 Teaching or acting as school administrator without certificate prohibited
§ 168.101 Employment of certificated teachers ineligible for permanent status under ..
§ 168.102 Short title
§ 168.104 Definitions
§ 168.106 Indefinite contract, what affects
§ 168.108 Contract, form of — requirements
§ 168.110 Contract modification, when — what provisions
§ 168.112 Modification or termination, how
§ 168.114 Board may terminate, grounds for
§ 168.116 Termination by board — notice — charges
§ 168.118 Termination hearing, procedure, costs
§ 168.120 Appeal by teacher, procedure
§ 168.122 Leaves of absence, board may establish policy — retention of permanent status
§ 168.124 Board may place on leave — provisions governing — salary to be paid to ..
§ 168.126 Probationary teachers, how terminated — notice, contents — reemployed, how
§ 168.128 Teacher records, how maintained — evaluations, how performed and maintained
§ 168.129 Board member exempt from civil liability resulting from charges against ..
§ 168.130 Teachers not to participate in management of school board election, campaign
§ 168.133 Criminal background checks required for school personnel, when, procedure — ..
§ 168.151 Solicitation of or payment by teacher of expenses of school prohibited, ..
§ 168.171 Supervisor of physical education, supervisor of health and school nurses ..
§ 168.181 Business manager and clerical help may be employed in certain districts — ..
§ 168.191 Superintendent of schools, employment of authorized (first class charter ..
§ 168.201 Superintendent of schools and other employees — employment of by all ..
§ 168.205 Superintendent, school districts may share, when — additional state aid
§ 168.211 Superintendent of schools, appointment, term — superintendent to appoint a ..
§ 168.221 Probationary period for teachers — removal of probationary and permanent ..
§ 168.232 Consequences of dissolution of St. Louis special school district
§ 168.251 Noncertificated employees — appointment, promotion, removal, suspension ..
§ 168.261 Director of personnel, appointment — personnel committee, appointment ..
§ 168.271 Probationary period for employees — discharge during (metropolitan districts)
§ 168.281 Permanent employees, removal, procedure — suspension, demotion — reduction ..
§ 168.300 District employers may authorize contributions to credit unions and for ..
§ 168.303 Job-sharing rules to be adopted by board, job sharing defined
§ 168.400 Programs established for public school personnel — contents
§ 168.405 Administrator assessment center established — certificate issued — ..
§ 168.407 Principal-administrator academy program for school leaders
§ 168.409 Fees and costs for assessment center and academy
§ 168.410 Evaluations of school administrators and district superintendents — copy of ..
§ 168.450 Officer training, Missouri state training center to develop curriculum and ..
§ 168.500 Career and teacher excellence plan, career ladder forward funding fund ..
§ 168.505 Teacher receiving career pay not to affect district base pay
§ 168.510 Disqualified from participating in career plan, grounds
§ 168.515 Salary supplement for participants in career plan — method of distribution ..
§ 168.520 Career advancement program for personnel of state schools for the blind, ..
§ 168.530 Reimbursement by department for coordinator, when
§ 168.745 Compensation package created — fund created
§ 168.747 Eligibility for compensation package
§ 168.749 Eligibility for stipends, criteria
§ 168.750 Rulemaking authority
§ 168.770 Library information and technology program recognized — rulemaking authority

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 168 - Personnel -- Teachers and Others

  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
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  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • hereafter: means the time after the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day when the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and "year" means a calendar year unless otherwise expressed, and is equivalent to the words year of our Lord. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020