Jessie Grinnell, an eighth grade English Language Arts teacher at Culbreth Middle School in Chapel Hill, helps a student with a lesson from S.E. Hinton's “The Outsiders,” while keeping an eye on the rest of the class on May 31, 2016. The state is funding a pilot program that changes the way teachers are paid in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school system.
Jessie Grinnell, an eighth grade English Language Arts teacher at Culbreth Middle School in Chapel Hill, helps a student with a lesson from S.E. Hinton's “The Outsiders,” while keeping an eye on the rest of the class on May 31, 2016. The state is funding a pilot program that changes the way teachers are paid in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school system. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
Jessie Grinnell, an eighth grade English Language Arts teacher at Culbreth Middle School in Chapel Hill, helps a student with a lesson from S.E. Hinton's “The Outsiders,” while keeping an eye on the rest of the class on May 31, 2016. The state is funding a pilot program that changes the way teachers are paid in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school system. Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com

North Carolina is testing out different ways of paying teachers

August 03, 2017 6:31 PM