Teacher Quality: The Key to Closing the Achievement Gap?

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134
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NYU Wagner Office of Special Events
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Presented by the Wagner Economic and Finance Association (WEFA) and the Wagner Education Policy Studies Association (WEPSA) Student Groups. This panel discussion will explore how traditional public schools and charter schools attract and retain top talent. Panelists will discuss the effects of merit pay, alternative certification, lowering barriers to entry, improved training, teacher accountability and other education reforms on improving teacher quality and student outcomes.