Findings from the Project on Incentives in Teaching
Professors Matthew G. Springer and Dale Ballou of Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College, and Dr. Daniel McCaffrey of the RAND Corporation, present findings from the Project on Incentives in Teaching (POINT). POINT was a 3-year experiment conducted in the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools that measured the effects on student achievement of offering teachers bonuses based on student test scores. POINT is the nation’s first randomized experiment to test incentive pay in education.
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