Expression Outside theSchool
An educator’s job maybe compromised if theexercise of a rightundermines jobeffectiveness.
Pickering v. Board of Education
(U.S.Supreme Court, 1968).
is important ,because it recognizesthat public employeeshave a right of expression as citizens inthe community.
School districts are limitedin their ability to filelawsuits against thosewho make commentsabout the district andtheir employees.
Port Arthur I.S.D. v. Klein@ Associates PoliticalRelations
The judged ruled in favorof the Firm stating “ThePort Arthur district’sargument , underminesthe basic principle of freeexpression.