Traverse City Area Public Schools
Bylaws & Policies
Table of Contents


3000 - PROFESSIONAL STAFF
3110Conflict of Interest
3111Creating a Position
3120Employment of Professional Staff
3120.04Employment of Substitutes
3120.06Selecting Student Teachers/Interns
3120.07Employment of Casual Resource Personnel
3120.08Employment of Personnel for Co-Curricular/Extra-Curricular Activities
3120.09Volunteers - TCAPS Standards of Conduct
3121Criminal History Record Check
3121.01Criminal Conviction Review
3122Nondiscrimination and Equal Employment Opportunity
3122.01Drug-Free Workplace
3122.02Nondiscrimination and Equal Employment Opportunity
3123Section 504/ADA Prohibition Against Disability Discrimination in Employment
3124Employment Contract
3130Teacher Placement
3131Layoff and Recall of Teachers
3132Promotions
3139Teacher Discipline
3140Professional Staff Termination and Resignation
3142Probationary Teachers
3152Requests by Employees for Personal Unpaid Leaves of Absence
3160Physical Examination
3161Unrequested Leaves of Absence/Fitness for Duty
3170Substance Abuse
3170.01Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
3210Staff Ethics
3211Whistleblower Protection
3213Student Supervision and Welfare
3214Staff Gifts
3215Use of Tobacco by Professional Staff
3216Staff Dress and Grooming
3217Weapons
3220Professional Staff Evaluation
3231Outside Activities of Staff
3242Professional Growth Requirements
3243Professional Meetings
3310Freedom of Speech in Noninstructional Settings
3362Anti-Harassment
3362.01Threatening Behavior Toward Staff Members
3362.02Work Place Safety
3370Tenure
3419Group Health Plans
3421Federal Group Health Continuation (COBRA)
3430.01Family & Medical Leaves of Absence ("FMLA")
3437Military Leave
3440Job-Related Expenses
3531Unauthorized Work Stoppage
3540.01Technology and Network Protection and Internet Safety