At Epic Schools, Teacher Bonuses Soar While Student Achievement Lags

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Mar 3, 1:00 AM

At Epic Schools, Teacher Bonuses Soar While Student Achievement Lags

The wild swings in teacher compensation at the state’s largest online charter school are due to an unconventional program that allows teachers to earn a bonus of up to their base salary, which would double their pay. So a teacher earning $35,000, for instance, can earn an annual bonus of up to $35,000, pushing total pay to $70,000.

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