A solid contract: What to make of the city's new deal with the United Federation of Teachers

Simultaneously, it’s good news that this agreement, for the first time ever, lets schools pay a subset of educators more than their peers. At up to 180 schools that have struggled to retain teachers, educators in hard-to-staff subject areas — math and science tend to be the most common — will be eligible to earn $ 5,000 to $ 8,000 more a year.

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