Pay for Performance Makes Sense to Me, But I’m Just a Blogger [Vanderbilt Study: Teacher Merit Pay]

Once upon a time, the topic of merit pay (also known as incentive pay and pay-for-performance) was hot button issue for the players in the education game in Nashville. The teacher’s union was strongly against it, while business and political leaders were crowdfunding to finance an incentive plan. In 2010, Vanderbilt University released the first scientific study ever conducted on the impact of merit pay on student test … Continue reading Pay for Performance Makes Sense to Me, But I’m Just a Blogger [Vanderbilt Study: Teacher Merit Pay]