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Idaho Teachers To Get Performance Bonuses Despite Voter Repeal

The Times-News, Twin Falls, Idaho | Julie Wootton | Posted 01.14.2013 | Education

TWIN FALLS -- Even though voters overturned the Students Come First laws, teachers who earned merit pay during the last school year can expect a payme...

Extending the Reach: Paying Teachers More Within Budget

Posted 12.24.2012 | Education

Both presidential candidates have spoken to the importance of great teachers and their appreciation for influential educators -- a lot. But even as...

Teachers Find That Higher Degrees Do Not Mean Higher Pay

Alex Kuczynski-Brown | Posted 08.06.2012 | Education

A controversial Florida state law limits how new teachers may receive bonus pay based on advanced degrees, preventing an art teacher, for example, fro...

Teacher Bonuses In Idaho To Depend On Parents

AP | By JESSIE L. BONNER | Posted 12.30.2011 | Education

BOISE, Idaho -- Parents across Idaho will now play a role in whether or not their child's teacher gets a raise. Teacher bonuses in more than two doze...

Even More D.C. Teachers Accepting Bonuses Amid Cheating Probe

Posted 11.13.2011 | Education

More highly rated teachers in D.C. Public Schools are accepting performance-based bonuses than in the past, American University Radio WAMU reports. ...

Should Teachers Earn Performance-Based Bonuses? NYC And Study Says...

The Huffington Post | Emmeline Zhao | Posted 09.17.2011 | Education

Teachers who receive cash incentives don't prove to have more positive attitudes toward their work, nor do they yield better performing students, acco...

Kentucky Bill Aims To Reward Math And Science Teachers With Extra Cash

AP | Bruce Schreiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- A bill seeking to reward Kentucky teachers with extra money for guiding students through advanced math and science classes won ...

Teacher Bonuses Don't Affect Student Test Scores: Vanderbilt Study

AP | DORIE TURNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

ATLANTA — Offering big bonuses to teachers failed to raise students' test scores in a three-year study released Tuesday that calls into question...