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Many Florida Teachers May Soon Get A Bigger Paycheck

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.02.2013 | Miami

The Florida legislature reached a revised budget deal Wednesday that would offer pay hikes for qualifying teachers and school employees as early as Se...

Teachers Deserve This 'Thank You'

Eli Broad | Posted 01.15.2013 | Los Angeles
Eli Broad

A culture that recognizes and harnesses the value and achievements of great teachers may go a long way in encouraging top teachers to stick with a city like Newark that needs them, while encouraging talented teachers elsewhere to come aboard.

Facing Low Salaries, Teachers Take To Moonlighting

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 01.11.2012 | Education

MIAMI — By day, Wade Brosz teaches American history at an A-rated Florida middle school. By night, he is a personal trainer at 24 Hour Fitness. ...

Teachers Are Behind Private Sector Peers On Cognitive Measures And Overpaid, Report Says

The American Independent | Mikhail Zinshteyn | Posted 01.02.2012 | Education

A new report published by two conservative think tanks argues the cognitive ability of teachers is on average lower than private sector workers with s...

The Global Search for Education: What Do We Value Most?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 10.31.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

According to Howard Gardner, our analysis of the educational problems in the United States is very distorted.

D.C. Educator: Teachers Are Overpaid

Education Week | Michael Bromley | Posted 10.03.2011 | Education

Note: Michael Bromley, a teacher in Washington, DC, is guest-posting this week. My colleagues groan when I say it, and then tell me to shut up: tea...

School Roofers, Painters Earn More Than Teachers In Fla. District

Posted 05.29.2011 | Education

Educators and parents in Florida say they're baffled and upset about pay inequality between teachers and laborers who work for the district. Accordin...

10 States Where Teachers Are Paid The Worst: 24/7 Wall St.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St wrote: Lost in the debate about collective bargaining rights and the related issues of pay, pensions, and health care coverage is the dia...

California Teachers' Salaries to Be Paid in Compliments, Well-Wishing, Hearty Handshakes

Brock Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Brock Cohen

The state's new plan calls for teachers to be compensated on a per-compliment basis, with the strongest teachers garnering the most effusive praise.