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June 6, 2014 3:59 PM

One theory: NC Senate’s teacher pay plan a vehicle to kick teachers out before they retire

The Washington Post’s education blogger, Valerie Strauss, has a post this week about the NC Senate’s plan for increasing teacher salaries that says it “ ‘incentivizes’ teachers at specific experience levels to leave the classroom and find another profession.”

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