So did you hear about the teacher who received a $1 million performance bonus? Yeah, neither did I. In fact, there’s never been a teacher who’s received a performance bonus that even comes close to that, if they ever received one at all.
Why teachers teach
We know it isn’t for the money. It’s not just for getting the summers off (not all teachers do) or for the benefits or for the retirement plan.
Every parent whose child has benefited from an underpaid, hard-working, selfless, and devoted teacher owes them much more than simply a thank-you. [Read more…] about The BarryMorris.net Teacher Appreciation Project: Why I Think Email Subscriptions Might Be the Perfect Way for Teachers to Supplement Their Incomes