Topic: National Center on Performance Incentives
But many education reformers see the Crist veto in Florida as just a temporary setback in their quest to improve teaching and teacher compensation.
Competition may bring out the best in business and sports, but that logic doesn’t necessarily apply to public schools. The practical way to mend the educational system is by implementing economic and social reforms that focus on the children.
One thing holding the teaching profession back is its vastly outdated pay system, say proponents of new compensation plans.
A radical way to boost student achievement in the nation's capital deserves support.