Merit Pay

Illinois State Rep. La Shawn Ford (Credit: CBS)

State Representative Elected To Local School Council

An Illinois state representative who once proposed merit pay for local school council members was among the 6,000 people recently elected to LSCs in Chicago.


Intersection of Lake and Ridgeland in Oak Park

Oak Park Village Employees To Return To Work, Negotiations

Oak Park village employees were set to return to work Tuesday, after a three-day strike.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Chicago Public Schools

Some Express Doubts About Merit Pay For School Principals

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has unveiled $5 million fund to provide merit pay for Chicago Public School principals, but there are some expressing doubts and concerns.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. (Credit: City of Chicago)

Emanuel Unveils $5M Fund For Merit Pay For Principals

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday is unveiling a $5 million fund for merit pay for Chicago Public School principals.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2011

Empty Classroom

Indiana Teachers May Have Pay Linked To Performance

Indiana teachers would have their pay linked to student performance under a proposal that cleared a legislative hearing.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2011