Getting to the source: Teachers and the Future of their Profession. Elena Silva, Education Sector . 3.5 Million. TEACHERS. Are under the. microscope. Teachers have a lot of. OPINIONS. Evaluations? Use of test scores? Pay? Role of Unions?. Teacher Evaluations. Teacher Evaluations.
Elena Silva, Education Sector
Use of test scores?
Role of Unions?
Oppose incentives for student progress on other measures
Oppose incentives for teacher measures based on student growth over time
Tough school assignments
Good evaluations from principals
Higher student test scores
Smaller pension later
In exchange for tenure
Nowhere to turn when facing unfair charges.
Working conditions and salaries would be much worse.
Vulnerable to school politics or administrators.