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| The purpose of the threat of dismissal is to help to ensure that teachers perform their official duties efficiently and that school management is conducted appropriately. The purpose of disciplinary action is to maintain official relationships through punishment.
The national civil service law (Art. 78, 82) and Local civil service law (Article.28, 29) provide the legal basis for dismissals of and for disciplinary actions against educational personnel.