|YSC, Title 16. Education|
Chapter 1. Traditions
§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.
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.