"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
Tuesday, April 24, 2007
An Ownership Society on Wages That Can't Even Pay the Rent
Las Vegas school officials are puzzling over how to get enough teachers to open schools next year. (Click chart from Las Vegas Sun at right to enlarge). Could the shrinking applicant pool have something to do with a $33,000 starting salary where the median home price is $317,400? Do you think?