teacher pay

Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker said the new law, which aims to reach the $40,000 salary minimum by 2023-24, will help address the teacher shortage.
The California Democrat has yet to roll out specifics.
“A walkout would be the last resort, but we want more money for education in the state, that means more money for supplies, more staff and pay raises so teachers will stay."
On average, teachers in West Virginia are some of the lowest paid in the U.S.
Deyshia Hargrave spoke out against the raise during a public comment portion at a school board meeting.
A recent study by Margaret Boyd “I love my work but…” The Professionalization of Early Childhood Education found that only
By Emily DeRuy At every stage, getting and keeping teachers in U.S. classrooms has become a challenge. Longtime teachers
Teachers are getting paid less than other workers with college degrees.
Earlier this year, a wave of protests erupted all across Jefferson County Public Schools in response to the administration’s
Rashmi Kathuria (@rashkath) from India notes, "Teaching is not just a job from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. It is a time consuming
Many child care workers earn only the minimum wage. The median wage for all child care workers didn't reach $15.00 per hour in a single state. Not surprisingly, early educators report high levels of economic worry.
What may be the strangest outcome of the teacher shortage and ESSA is that, for the first time in our country's history, we are going to have to treat teachers the same way we treat any other resource. In this case, it is a human resource.
According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, about 16 percent of teachers nationwide are forced to work a second job outside the school system. In North Carolina, however, that number is closer to 25 percent.
Most voters agree that we need to pay preschool teachers more.
A closer look at the data shows that for each of the last three years, teacher turnover in North Carolina has been higher than any other year for which data is available.