Changing the Rules of the Game
Vaughn Next Century Learning Center, a Los Angeles charter school, has broken with tradition by linking teachers' pay to performance. Diane McDermott, left, believes the system works against classroom veterans, while Carol Howard found it "positive reinforcement." See Story, Page 24.
Vol. 19, Issue 40, Page 1Published in Print: June 14, 2000, as Changing the Rules of the Game