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Madison Metropolitan School District

Employee Handbook 2021-2022


1.4 Responsibilities

The professional responsibilities and duties of substitutes shall be consistent with the regular teacher’s responsibilities and duties for whom they are substituting which includes the following:

  1. It is the substitute teacher’s obligation to conduct the instructional program in a manner which contributes to and enhances the education of children.

  2. It is the substitute teacher’s obligation to notify, in writing, the teacher and/or principal with an analysis of the teaching situation which occurred during the period for which they substituted.

  3. It is the professional responsibility of the substitute to follow the individual school policies, practices and procedures, the Board of Education’s policies, practices and procedures and the Handbook.