YSC, Title 16.  Education
 

 
Chapter 1.  Traditions
and Customs

101.   Culture teachers.
102.   Supervision.

     101.  Culture teachers.
     There is hereby created the position of culture teachers.  The local school board of each elementary school in the Yap Islands Proper may employ a person as a culture teacher to instruct students in various aspects of Yapese heritage and culture.

Source:  YDC 3103.

Cross-reference:  The constitutional provision on education is found in Yap Const., Art. XII, Sect. 2.  That section states:  "The State Government shall provide for public education and schools.  Public elementary education shall be free.  Traditions and customs of the people of this State shall be taught in public schools as provided by law."  The constitutional provisions on Traditional Leaders and Traditions are found in Yap Const., Art. III.  The statutory provisions on Traditional Leaders and Traditions are found in Title 5 of this Code.

     102.  Supervision.
     The local school board shall have complete supervision of the culture teacher it hires and may remove a culture teacher from his position at any time.

Source:  YDC 3104.