Poll shows support for teacher raises
02/26/2014 6:29 PM
02/26/2014 6:30 PM
Six out of 10 North Carolina voters approve of Gov. Pat McCrory’s proposed pay raise for entry-level teachers, according to a poll by a Republican-leaning polling firm.
American Insights also found that 57 percent of voters believe pay should be based on a teacher’s “personal performance.”
The GOP governor proposed the pay plan this month. Two-thirds of North Carolina teachers would get no raise. The poll was done for a group called Best Schools NC. Jim Morrill
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