Tag Archives: education reform commission

Education reform panel finalizes recommendations

The commission recommends that local systems move to merit-based pay for teachers, would lock in reduced formula funding from the state . . .

Tags: education reform commission , Nathan Deal , QBE formula , School funding , teacher pay

School panel revises funding formula; would restore some austerity cuts

The Education Reform Commission revises the funding formula for public schools, will send its recommendations to Gov. Nathan Deal . . .

Tags: education reform commission , Nathan Deal , School funding , teacher pay

Education panel considers a new funding formula that’s much like the current one

Will Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission actually be able to produce a revised formula for funding local school districts? . . .

Tags: Alvin Wilbanks , education reform commission , Nathan Deal , QBE , school funding formula

Education panel still getting pushback over teacher pay

Teacher pay and the move to more charter schools are proving to be controversial issues for Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission . . .

Tags: charter schools , education reform commission , Mike Dudgeon , Nathan Deal , PAGE , pay for performance , private school scholarships , teacher compensation , TRAGIC

Education panel looks at performance pay for teachers

Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission appears ready to recommend a “pay for performance” approach to compensating teachers . . .

Tags: Amy Jacobs , Chuck Knapp , education reform commission , Margaret Ciccarelli , Mike Dudgeon , PAGE , pay for performance , teacher salaries

Political Notes: Charlotte likes what the AJC says about it

Charlotte is more than happy to take the leadership from Atlanta as the region’s up-and-coming city . . .

Tags: ajc , Charlotte , education reform commission , elena parent , gay marriage , Judicial Nominating Commission , Nathan Deal , redistricting

Deal appoints education reform commission

Gov. Deal names a new education commission to take another stab at revising the state formula for funding local schools . . .

Tags: education reform commission , Nathan Deal , QBE funding formula