How do we get better teachers?

More money and merit-based pay are not the solutions.

Education and leadership: While pay for results is a seemingly attractive concept, virtually nobody in modern economies outside of sales people is currently paid based on measured outcomes as is being proposed for teachers. Other professionals may be paid on reputation or volume, but not directly on outcomes. Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

By Ben Levin

PUBLISHED : Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 9:27 PM

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