Teachers would get $60K minimum salary under bill in Congress making grants to states

Legislation, if passed, would authorize federal government to create four-year grants for states to enact, enforce minimum educator salary requirements

By: - January 26, 2023 3:59 pm
Education stakeholders discussion teacher salary bill

From left to right, Ellen Sherratt of the Teacher Salary Project; Rodney Robinson, the 2019 National Teacher of the Year; Nicholas Ferroni, a New Jersey teacher; congressional adviser Phelton Moss; Arne Duncan, former education secretary; and Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida, discuss her bill to set a minimum salary for teachers, at and event held Jan. 25, 2023. (Adam Goldstein/States Newsroom)

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Adam Goldstein
Adam Goldstein

Adam Goldstein is the D.C. Bureau intern for States Newsroom. Goldstein is a graduate student at the University of Missouri School of Journalism, studying digital reporting. He is originally from San Francisco, and loves swimming, cooking, and the San Francisco 49ers.