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The Fraser Institute

September 06, 2013 09:05 ET

The Fraser Institute: Media Advisory/Is Your Child's Education Affected by How Teachers Are Paid? New Study Coming Monday, September 9

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 6, 2013) - The Fraser Institute will publish a new study examining the link between how teachers are paid and promoted and how effective they are at educating children, Monday, September 9 at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern).

The study, written by Rodney Clifton, Professor Emeritus with the University of Manitoba, reviews and summarizes a wide body of academic research on how teachers are accredited and compensated with a focus on improving educational outcomes for students. It includes suggested policy reforms that the research shows will provide incentives to teachers and administrators alike to improve the academic performance of their students.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 6:30 a.m. (Eastern) on Monday September 9.
The full report will also be available as a free PDF download at

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