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Weekend Reads | ‘Pay Penalty’ for Teachers Is Higher Than Ever

by Kevin Schofield


This weekend’s read is a report from the Washington, D.C.-based Economic Policy Institute (EPI), which describes itself as “a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank created in 1986 to include the needs of low- and middle-income workers in economic policy discussions.” The report analyzes trends in teacher pay in the United States since 1979 — and the news is not good.

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