Teaching Salaries’ Rate Of Increase Slowing

The AP (9/6, D'amico) reports on teaching salaries’ slowing rate of increase, despite teachers contributing more toward their health insurance premiums and pensions, within the context of Egg Harbor Township’s school board negotiation with the teachers’ union over expired contracts. The article cites numerous compromises in other districts within the complicated financial environment of controlling costs while trying to provide incentives for the profession.