46 http://wfae.org en NC Ranks 46th In Teacher Pay. Are Fears Justified? http://wfae.org/post/nc-ranks-46th-teacher-pay-are-fears-justified <p>The number 46 became a rallying cry this summer as state lawmakers put the finishing touches on the budget.&nbsp; That’s because North Carolina ranks 46<sup>th</sup> in what it pays teachers.&nbsp;</p><p>Many people, including the state schools superintendent, argued good teachers would leave the profession or go to neighboring states that pay more if North Carolina didn’t raise teacher salaries.&nbsp; But lawmakers were not swayed.&nbsp; Let’s examine if those fears are warranted.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:16:25 +0000 Lisa Miller 33874 at http://wfae.org NC Ranks 46th In Teacher Pay. Are Fears Justified?