Maryland's K12 Public School Compensation Transparency

Case studies of the dismal politics, policy, and practice of
K12 compensation transparency in Maryland


The Kirwan Commission, appointed in 2016, is charged with charged with making recommendations, including K12 compensation recommendations, to make Maryland schools comparable to the best in the world.


Bowie, Liz, and Michael Dresser, Maryland state and local governments urged to increase school funding by $2.6 billion, The Baltimore Sun, December 2016.


Shuls, James V., More misguided spending will not fix Maryland schools, Baltimore Sun, June 24, 2018.

Hornbeck, David, and Alvin Thornton, Education status quo unacceptable in Maryland, Baltimore Sun, June 12, 2018.