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September 13, 2007

Support Teachers

Merit pay a positive system for Oklahoma

We’re glad to see the idea of teacher merit pay being discussed in a constructive and reasonable manner.

While we’re not surprised the state’s largest teachers’ union, the Oklahoma Education Association, has come out opposed to merit pay, we are pleased there are teachers in the state who are supportive of the idea.

House Speaker Lance Cargill is hosting hearings in Oklahoma City to discuss the idea of merit pay for teachers and trying to further teacher pay increases to merit more than tenure.

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