Tuscaloosa Teachers uneasy with work hour proposal

Later in December, the Tuscaloosa City Board of Education is expected to discuss a proposal to change a policy regarding teachers' work hours. (

{}{}{} Some teachers in Tuscaloosa are uneasy with a proposal to change policy regarding the hours they work.

{}{}{} Currently, the policy states that teachers must work on a fixed schedule.

{}{}{}{} The proposal would change the policy to allow teachers to work open-hours.

{}{}{}{} Officials say it would make teacher hours more fluid and legal to be adjusted when school events warrant.

{}{}{}{} The Tuscaloosa City school board is expected to discuss the issue later this month.