Volume 16, Issue 1
August 29, 2018
In this policy brief, we examine the teacher supply in Arkansas and the way it varies by district, grade level, and subject across the state.
Volume 14, Issue 1
November 29, 2017
The OEP compares teacher salaries in Arkansas to those in other states, as well between and within regions across the state. This is an update to a 2010 report.
Volume 14, Issue 3
March 29, 2017
This policy brief examines National Board Certification in Arkansas and Senate Bill 555, which proposes the modification and enhancement of NBC incentive bonuses for teachers receiving certification after January 2018.
Volume 9, Issue 3
September 13, 2012
This report examines the information requested by school districts on their teacher applications in an attempt to highlight what schools and districts consider important characteristics in their teacher workforce
Volume 7, Issue 2
June 7, 2010
The OEP compares teacher salaries in Arkansas to those in other states, as well between and within regions across the state.
Volume 2, Issue 2
April 1, 2005
In the Lake View v Huckabee school funding lawsuit, the Arkansas Supreme Court found the state’s school funding system unconstitutional because it did not provide an “adequate and equitable” education to all students. In light of the court’s ruling, this paper addresses the adequacy of the Arkansas system by examining levels of expenditure, teacher salary levels, and school performance.