Tight budgets slow teacher contracts and raises in Kansas

10/6/2009 | Lawrence Journal-World (Kansas)

Budget restraints in Kansas are stalling teacher contracts in a fifth of the state's school districts, and teachers working under recently negotiated contracts have seen a median pay raise of 1.2%, compared with 4% increases in the previous two years, according to the Kansas Association of School Boards. Some districts are offering teachers one-time payments because further budget cuts are expected next year.

View Full Article in:

Lawrence Journal-World (Kansas)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ