Gary Stager on Kerry's Education Plan

Stager, Gary
August 2004
District Administration;Aug2004, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p65
Examines the plan of U.S. Senator John Kerry, a president candidate for the 2004 elections, with regards to education. Plan to reward teachers for increased student achievement; Observation that incentive pay does not work in the workplace, leading to lower morale and driving a wedge between colleagues; Argument that merit pay is a ridiculous idea for improving teacher quality.


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