6/15/2006

Merit, Performance, Combat Incentive Pay Trial And Error

Incentive pay enters classroom Dallas Morning News
Texas teachers are embaarking on a massive,quarter-billion-dollar experiment to find out whether big bonuses can produce big gains in student achievement, despite criticism that such plans are largely unproven.

Will more teachers accept merit pay?
Star Tribune (Minn.)
Waseca teachers overwhelmingly voted to scrap the Teacher Advancement Program (TAP) because of the numerous problems, especially resentment over pay differences.

Patrick proposal would reward school performance, not teachers
Boston Globe
Democrative gubernatorial candidate Deval L. Patrick will unviel a plan today to reward entire schools for performance instesad of individual teachers.

2 Comments:

Blogger Ed Researcher said...

Nice roundup, thanks.

3:17 PM  
Blogger Margaret Paynich said...

Thanks for reading :)

6:39 PM  

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