Teacher incentives

A math teacher uses his white board to explain a sum to pupils. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Financial Incentives Not Enticing Teachers To Resign

School officials in Fort Worth say they are still about 300 teachers short of their goal for resignations or retirements. The school district is hoping for more voluntary exits to help trim next year’s budget.

03/02/2012

DISD

Some Former DISD Teachers Can’t Afford To Return To Work

Dallas ISD teachers were paid 15 percent of their salaries, up to $10,000, as part of cost-cutting incentives to get them to leave early. But now the district could use some of those teachers back to fill 230 positions.

08/15/2011