New Study finds Little Link Between Teacher Pay and Test Scores

A report by a conservative Wisconsin think tank finds that salaries for teachers vary widely from city to city across the country, but don’t seem to have much bearing on how well students perform. The MacIver Institute primarily focuses on state issues, but decided to take a nationwide look at teacher compensation to coincide with the opening of the new school year. The organization looked at the median teacher pay in sixty different U.S. metro areas, and then also corrected salary figures for Read more […]