New Incentives Attracting Teachers in Rural Districts

To solve a teacher shortage, there are new incentives attracting teachers in rural districts. Sparsely populated McCormick County South Carolina faces the challenge of a remote location in a state where numerous teachers leave their jobs each year. One solution is to...

Should Teacher Pay Vary By Subject?

According to a survey of Florida teacher-employment records by the Brookings Institution, math and science teachers who leave their positions for jobs in the private sector tend to earn more than teachers of other subjects who make a career change. The findings...