Is San Antonio ISD’s ‘Master Teacher’ Program Fair To Teachers?

The metric that determines eligibility to become a master teacher strongly favors teachers whose students are performing at grade level at the beginning of the school year.

By Camile PhillipsMarch 18, 2019 9:30 am, , ,

From Texas Public Radio:

As a master teacher at the San Antonio Independent School District, Michelle Olivarri gets a $15,000 stipend to teach at a school with a history of low student outcomes.

During a reading lesson in her third grade classroom earlier this semester, sounds of excitement blended with energetic music from a computer game on the parts of a story.

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