No to Bloomberg’s Bonus – A. Goldstein

Goldstein, Anthony. “No to Bloomberg’s Bonus.” The New York Daily News. January 22, 2012.  Retrieved on January 25, 2012. http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/bloomberg-bonus-article-1.1009275

Teacher Anthony Goldstein points out the obvious flaws in a merit pay system and discusses why teachers chose their profession.  A key quote:

Like the overwhelming majority of my colleagues, I give 100%. If you give me more money, that won’t change. In fact, merit pay has never been proven effective. Right here in New York, the city dropped a pilot program that ran from 2007 to 2010 after it did not yield the desired results.

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