The following is a list of recent resources for those focused on the professional improvement of teachers, principals, and other educational leaders.

ID – Schools Split Over the Way They Pay Teachers  An Idaho Education News analysis of disclosure and compliance reports found 55 school districts and charters use the new career ladder model to pay staff while 41 continue to use the old grid-like system called the salary schedule. (Idaho Education News)

A Principal’s Toolbox: Attracting and Retaining Highly Effective Teachers in High-Need Schools. This new Ed Note blog post comes from guest author Latatia Johnson, instructional supervisor at Ascension Public Schools, and provides an overview of a targeted teacher support system.