The city based bonus amounts on the overall performance of a school, rather than individual classrooms, rewarding most generously those staff members whose schools showed the strongest gains last year on MCAS tests and improvements in attendance or graduation rates.
Boston gives bonuses to teachers at improving schools
Awards at schools showing progress
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