Judge refuses to grant early return of teacher
Will consider districtâ€™s appeal in early December
Last updated 9/29/2022Â atÂ 10:35am
Special to the Village News
A Fallbrook teacher will have to wait until December to see if a judge will allow her to return to work in the Fallbrook Union Elementary School District. She was terminated a year ago for refusing mandatory testing for COVID-19.
The Commission on Professional Competence ruled in June that Jennifer Humphreysâ€™ dismissal should be reversed and she should return to teaching with back pay. The FUESD appealed that decision to the Superior Court in San Diego in August.
Humphreyâ€™s attorney, Jonathan Y. Vanderpool of Smith Steiner Vanderpool, filed a â€ś...