From the Carnival of Education--again
The brain trust over at Political Calculations have put together a brilliant chart of what teachers are paid in comparison to average worker salaries in 2003. I realize that teachers often work extra hours on personal time outside of business hours. But then again so do many professionals. This chart debunks many of the arguments that teachers are underpaid. Underappreciated--sure, but not underpaid.
Watch that last line in the entry!!