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Schools show interest in pilot merit pay program
Larry Cobler, president of the Dexter Community Schools Board of Education, joins in the question-and-answer session during a merit pay forum in Livonia. Hosted by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, the forum introduced the concept of a privately funded merit pay pilot project.
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Schools show interest in pilot merit pay program
Speaking at the forum, Tom Watkins said that some private foundations are looking for effective ways to enhance education in Michigan and elsewhere. Watkins is the former Michigan state superintendent of public instruction.