Class Struggle: merit pay for teachers

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 06/03/2009

Jay on the Web: Why Michelle Rhee Is Wrong on Merit Pay for Teachers

Jay Mathews wrote in Monday's column that charter schools -- not Michelle Rhee's plan -- offer a good model for merit pay for teachers: Rhee has proposed paying teachers as much as $135,000 a year based on achievement gains,...

By Washington Post Editors  |  11:08 AM ET, 06/03/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Jay on the Web | Tags:  Michelle Rhee, merit pay for teachers

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 06/01/2009

Charter Schools Provide Good Model on Teacher Pay

It is hard for me to find a school leader with a track record for raising student achievement who does not admire almost everything Chancellor Michelle A. Rhee is doing with the D.C. schools. Yeah, I said almost. One...

By Washington Post Editors  |  10:26 AM ET, 06/01/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro Monday | Tags:  charter schools, merit pay for teachers