Are teachers in New Jersey eligible for short term disability if they are due in the summer?
only if your school district participates in the state plan.
Teachers have no input if there is school in the summer. This is decided by the state department of education and the school district. Sometimes teachers get a chance to vote on a choice of school calendars that the district wants, but the district makes the final decision. All schools have to teach a certain number of days as required by law. By the way teachers also like to have the summer months off even…
both my brother and sister are teachers in Florida. Teachers there, have the option of getting paid on a 9 month salary or 12 month salary. hence, if you get paid on a 9 month salary, you get more in your paycheck, but don't collect any paycheck over the summer months. A teacher who is full time, salaried, and under contract does not and cannot collect unemployment for the summer months.
In May 2008, elementary school teachers had average yearly wages of $52,240. Middle school teachers made an average of $52,570 each year, while high school teachers made $54,390 each year. Special education teachers made slightly more than regular teachers. Some teachers earn extra money during the summer by doing other jobs.
If you are a teacher on the job and are required to have surgery during the summer months can you collect on contract jobs that you were going to do during the summer months and now cannot do?
Lot's of teachers use their summers for supplementary jobs. My physics teacher works on atomic research and my English teacher used to edit. Many teachers take extra classes to become principals, guidance counsellors, or professors. Of course, summer is also a time when people are looking for outdoors work, so a few of the teachers in my school used to form a painting business every summer. Also, there are a number of ways teachers can…