On March 25, Secretary Duncan answered questions about evaluating students with special needs and what we learned from the International Summit on the Teaching Profession.
About the latter, he said that in other countries…
“Teachers are revered. They are compensated very differently. There’s a huge premium on success. [Other] countries do a great job of putting the most committed teachers, the hardest working, with the students and communities that need the most help. And there’s a great spirit of collaboration, not around the status quo but on continuous improvement amongst education ministers and the union leadership.”
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