EZ Writer: Yes, teachers should be paid more. But, if you really want student performance to increase, you have to find a way to increase the parent give a f*ck factor. That's a major part of the problem... And for crying out loud, stop teaching to the ridiculous SOL test! It's nothing but a handcuff.My wife is a public school teacher, making me an indisputable expert.Thread over.
great_tigers: End tenure and hold teachers more responsible for their students knowledge advancement.
BarkingUnicorn: tallguywithglasseson: BarkingUnicorn: Turnover may skyrocket due to burnout, but while they're their there they're they're there producing resultsSorry, pet peave.WTF did you just do? LOL!And it's "peeve."
doglover: If we let them bet on the outcomes, and paid scientists athlete money, they would.
Bashar and Asma's Infinite Playlist: fusillade762: For the analogy to hold you'd have to measure the audience's performance.I'm not joking here. I really wish throngs of drunken high school dropouts would get as excited for math and science test scores as they do professional sports.
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