Retaining Effective Teachers Policy
The state should support performance pay but in a manner that recognizes its appropriate uses and limitations.
South Carolina supports a performance pay initiative. Through the South Carolina Teacher Advancement Program (SCTAP), teachers are eligible for incentive pay based on factors including student achievement, classroom observation and leadership roles.
South Carolina Teacher Advancement Program http://www.scteachers.org/tadvance/index.cfm
South Carolina recognized the factual accuracy of this analysis.