Facebook
Edutopia on Facebook
Twitter
Edutopia on Twitter
Google+
Edutopia on Google+
Pinterest
Edutopia on Pinterest Follow Me on Pinterest
WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Teacher Compensation

Educators' work is priceless, but what is the fairest way to compensate this great work? The debate continues . . .

Related Tags:Education Trends

Earn $ for Classroom Materials: Teachers Pay Teachers and the DIY Economy

Rachel Lynette offers some development and marketing tips for selling your self-designed creative resources through the Teachers pay Teachers community.

Browse

article

Career Tech Meets College Prep: Downloads and Resources

A compilation of sites and organizations that provide useful information and resources to help you better understand and implement Career and Technical Education.

3 15 4,267 views
article

Career and Technical Education: Research Roundup

Evidence of success in lowering the dropout rate and raising grades.

1 34 7,071 views
blog

The Future of Teacher Prep Programs, Part Two

Blogger and middle school teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron continues her thoughts on the ideal teacher prep program.

6 23 1,342 views
blog

Elementary Educator Asks: Does Merit Pay Turn Kids into Zombies?

Blogger and third grade teacher Gaetan Pappalardo demonstrates how the combination of standardized testing and merit pay will turn kids into zombies.

41 28 1,585 views
article

Teacher Development: Starter Kit for Teaching Online

Expert advice on shifting from brick and mortar to bytes and bits.

13 433 27,168 views
blog

Let Us Now Praise Teachers, for Teacher Appreciation Week

Edutopia's former executive director Milton Chen on why every week should be Teacher Appreciation Week.

7 1 10,599 views
Differentiated Instruction Ignites Elementary School Learning
video

Tech-Fueled Differentiated Instruction Engages Elementary School Students

At Forest Lake Elementary School, in Columbia, South Carolina, achievement has soared since educators started using new technology to personalize the learning experience for each student.

5 74 39,960 views

Pages

blog

Why Giving Bonus Money to Better Teachers Is Wrong

Author Richard L. Curwin explains how merit pay will take US education in the wrong direction.

4 150 5,974 views
Principal Kappy Cannon Fosters Technology Innovation and Teamwork
video

Principal Kappy Cannon Steck Fosters Technology Innovation and Teamwork

Principal Kappy Cannon Steck encourages master teachers to innovate with new technologies and work together to share their skills with the entire staff.

7 16 5,242 views
article

Project Learning: Sample Teacher Schedule for Middle School

Find out how the teachers at Helen King Middle School make room for collaboration and project planning.

12 5,120 views
blog

The Truth About Teacher Tenure

Tenure protects teachers, but can it also create complacency?

18 2 5,120 views
Principal Mike McCarthy Sustains a Culture of Collaboration
video

Principal Mike McCarthy Sustains a Culture of Collaboration

At King Middle School in Portland, Maine, McCarthy transformed a culture of divisiveness and violence by committing to cooperation and innovation.

4 8 4,633 views
blog

Should Teacher Salaries be Linked to Student Performance?

A compensation system leveraged on student performance needs to be sophisticated, appropriate, and most importantly, fair.

28 5 4,633 views
article

Career Tech Meets College Prep: Downloads and Resources

A compilation of sites and organizations that provide useful information and resources to help you better understand and implement Career and Technical Education.

3 15 4,267 views

Pages