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Excessive texting, inappropriate therapy justify revocation

Although no evidence existed that a revoked educator violated a specific rule, his overall conduct was sufficiently inappropriate to warrant the sanction, a Texas court held November 25. The ruling upheld a decision by the state’s Board for Educator Certification to revoke the certificate of a teacher based on his inappropriate actions providing physical therapy to students on his school’s track and field team (State Board for Educator Certification v. Montalvo).

Although no evidence existed that a revoked educator violated a specific rule, his overall conduct was sufficiently inappropriate to warrant the sanction, a Texas court held November 25.

The ruling upheld a decision by the state’s Board for Educator Certification to revoke the certificate of a teacher based on his inappropriate actions providing physical therapy to students on his school’s track and field team (State Board for Educator Certification v. Montalvo).

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