Rep. Ray Franz
Representative Ray Franz is running for re-election in the 101st House District, which he has served since 2011. Rep. Franz has also had a successful career in local government. As member of the House Education Committee, Rep. Franz has been a consistent voice for parents and students, supporting common sense policies.ers.
- HB 4625, amends the tenure act so great teachers are protected and creates a meaningful evaluation system that gives educators important feedback based on classroom observations and students outcomes.
- HB 4626, improves tenure by ensuring good teachers are protected under the tenure act and provides important due process rights for all educators.
- HB 4627, which helps to ensure every child in Michigan has access to a high quality teacher by requiring that layoffs be based on educator effectiveness and their impact on students, rather than arbitrary factors.
- HB 4628, takes the politics out of personnel decisions, by requiring district to implement, fair and transparent personnel policies, while also ensuring teachers have due process protections.