Paradigmatic Failure(Hour 1c) Rich discussed the new framework being built at The Founders Academy Public Charter School opening in September.

The new paradigm there is certainly different than the one being employed by the Manchester School District.

Wouldn’t a merit-based system that rewards superb teachers instead of the “raises for everyone” model work better?

Rich dove into the numbers and examined other barriers for teachers under the current contract.  A teacher can’t teach more than five classes?

Also, the Cadillac Taxes of Obamacare… coming soon to our School District (and property tax bills) in addition to the already exorbitant costs of Healthcare for City employees.  What are the costs?

05-27-2014 Hour 1c