Want quality early learning? Pay teachers

Commentary | January 13, 2016 | Everett Herald

The Legislature has turned a blind eye to Washington's youngest residents by passing legislation (like the Early Start Act) that talks a lot about high-quality child care, with nary a word about teacher compensation. The consequences of low wages are clear here, as they are in any workforce: low morale, high turnover and not much education. It's not a pathway to high quality early learning.

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Posted in Early Learning, Educational Opportunity