ERIC Number: ED327960
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Teacher Incentives: State Level Initiatives in the NCREL Region. Attracting Excellence: Call for Teacher Incentives Series.
Bartell, Carol A.
An overview of policy level initiatives for teacher incentive plans in seven north central states--Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin--is provided in this report. Contents include a discussion of types of incentive plans and factors for planning, implementation, and governance; a summary of state initiatives; and discussion of policy issues, such as legal aspects, teacher salaries and cost considerations, teacher competency testing, and recommendations for policy development. Appendices contain information on regional enrollment and hiring trends, the scope of collective bargaining, teacher salaries and cost considerations, and teacher testing and evaluation. Six tables and 15 figures are included. (5 references) (LMI)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Trends, Incentives, Policy Formation, Public Education, Statewide Planning, Teacher Employment, Teacher Motivation, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Supply and Demand
Publications, North Central Regional Educational Laboratory, 295 Emroy Avenue, Elmhurst, IL 60126 (Order No. CTI-702; $6.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: North Central Regional Educational Lab., Elmhurst, IL.