Cost and Financing

BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED, The Council of State Governments recognizes that to compete with their international peers, American students must graduate from high school college and career ready.  If implemented properly and funded, ESEA reforms could be long-term steps towards economic recovery and sustainability;

There is a growing movement in this country to abandon traditional methods for calculating teacher pay in favor of new models based on a teacher's performance. This brief examines whether it is fair to base teacher pay on subjective factors.