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Pay Gaps in Education are Bad. Pensions Make Them Worse. - Ahead of the Heard
Education, as a field, isn’t supposed to have pay gaps. In the vast majority of school districts, salaries are determined by uniform salary schedules based on educators’ years of experience and educational attainment. This policy should, at least in theory, guard against gender- or race-based salary inequities. Sadly, pay gaps persist. In a new report, …