In the face of teacher shortages, state leaders have an
opportunity to explore ways of remaking the teaching
profession from the inside out, rather than relying solely on
short-term solutions. One strategy: teacher leadership and
mentorship initiatives. This brief highlights how education
leaders in six states used three levers ─ certification, pay and
recognition ─ to identify and retain teacher leaders.
Teacher salaries are in the news, and we’ve been getting some questions about what actions SREB states are taking during this year’s legislative sessions. Here are proposals so far in 2019. Bonus: 2018 actions.