Ontario Teachers 'Angry' With Union

The president of the Ontario secondary school teachers union says it's entering a "new stage" with the provincial government and has agreed to resume extra-curricular activities, but it will be up to...

Want Better Teachers? Merit Pay Isn't the Answer

It is both more feasible and cheaper to help existing teachers improve their skills than it is to replace them with new people who might be better at the work. While pay for results is a seemingly attractive concept, virtually nobody in modern economies is currently paid based on measured outcomes as is being proposed for teachers.