Education leaders say teachers need more than 1 percent pay raise proposed by governor
By Carrie Hodousek, WV MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia education leaders say a proposed one percent pay raise for teachers is not enough to fill the more than 700 vacancies statewide.
“We’re still 49th in the nation in pay. One percent doesn’t move us anywhere,” said Dale Lee, president of the West Virginia Education Association following...