University of Missouri

Why should teachers fear efficient spending?

Why should teachers fear efficient spending?

I was surprised to see Marijane Monck’s attack on my research ("Attack on Md. school funding traced to Hogan and fellow Republicans,” July 11) and can only conclude that the writer, a public school teacher in Maryland, did not do her homework and actually read the findings on Maryland’s public education system.

The in-depth analysis for the Maryland Public Policy Institute concludes that Maryland should increase compensation for its highest-performing teachers (

86°