Teachers' salaries should be based on their students' academic performance.
Write a response in which you discuss the extent to which you agree or disagree with the claim. In developing and supporting your position, be sure to address the most compelling reasons and/or examples that could be used to challenge your position.
The teacher’s main aim should be to make her child more able, nuture him and help him be ready for his life ahead. The prompt recommends linking teachers’ salary to their students’ acadamic performance. Most probably the author’s rational behind this prompt would have been that linking salaries to students’ academic performance would incentivize teachers. The author seems to ignore various consequences of this policy. I disagree with the prompt because of the following reasons.
This would lead to teachers, teaching for the sole purpose of exams and teaching for imparting knowledge would take a backseat. For instance, in classrooms, instead of making students understand concepts and expand their knowldege -- teachers would be more interested in making them study for tests. This would lead to stifling of the students’ creativity and cripple his imagination. This would be anti to our concept of learning.
Students would not be encouraged to achieve their full potential and academically weak students would not be properly supported. As an example, if the maximum finacial incentive is provided at B grade, so the teachers would not put in a lot of effort to help students who have the potential to achieve better grades, get them. Furthermore, if there is no large finacial incentive at D grade, teachers would put in lot of efforts to help students with E grade get better. This would be against the policy of “no child left behind” and be determintal to our goal making our society literate and educated.
Linking salaries to academic performance would lead to teachers discouraging students from spending time on sports and extracircullar activities which would not lead to an overall development of the student . It would also not help us cultivate values such as cooperation, leadership, we learn from these activities.
The issue of how to improve academic performance of students is a complex issue and their is no easy answer to this but linking teachers salaries to students academic performance is not the way forward.
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Transition Words or Phrases used:
also, but, furthermore, if, so, for instance, such as
Attributes: Values AverageValues Percentages(Values/AverageValues)% => Comments
Performance on Part of Speech:
To be verbs : 14.0 19.5258426966 72% => OK
Auxiliary verbs: 16.0 12.4196629213 129% => OK
Conjunction : 10.0 14.8657303371 67% => OK
Relative clauses : 3.0 11.3162921348 27% => More relative clauses wanted.
Pronoun: 27.0 33.0505617978 82% => OK
Preposition: 44.0 58.6224719101 75% => OK
Nominalization: 9.0 12.9106741573 70% => OK
Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 1754.0 2235.4752809 78% => OK
No of words: 330.0 442.535393258 75% => More content wanted.
Chars per words: 5.31515151515 5.05705443957 105% => OK
Fourth root words length: 4.26214759535 4.55969084622 93% => OK
Word Length SD: 3.05754197459 2.79657885939 109% => OK
Unique words: 176.0 215.323595506 82% => More unique words wanted.
Unique words percentage: 0.533333333333 0.4932671777 108% => OK
syllable_count: 531.0 704.065955056 75% => OK
avg_syllables_per_word: 1.6 1.59117977528 101% => OK
A sentence (or a clause, phrase) starts by:
Pronoun: 7.0 6.24550561798 112% => OK
Article: 4.0 4.99550561798 80% => OK
Subordination: 3.0 3.10617977528 97% => OK
Conjunction: 1.0 1.77640449438 56% => OK
Preposition: 2.0 4.38483146067 46% => More preposition wanted as sentence beginning.
Performance on sentences:
How many sentences: 16.0 20.2370786517 79% => Need more sentences. Double check the format of sentences, make sure there is a space between two sentences, or have enough periods. And also check the lengths of sentences, maybe they are too long.
Sentence length: 20.0 23.0359550562 87% => OK
Sentence length SD: 49.3083014689 60.3974514979 82% => OK
Chars per sentence: 109.625 118.986275619 92% => OK
Words per sentence: 20.625 23.4991977007 88% => OK
Discourse Markers: 3.3125 5.21951772744 63% => OK
Paragraphs: 5.0 4.97078651685 101% => OK
Language errors: 3.0 7.80617977528 38% => OK
Sentences with positive sentiment : 8.0 10.2758426966 78% => OK
Sentences with negative sentiment : 5.0 5.13820224719 97% => OK
Sentences with neutral sentiment: 3.0 4.83258426966 62% => OK
What are sentences with positive/Negative/neutral sentiment?
Coherence and Cohesion:
Essay topic to essay body coherence: 0.24452572268 0.243740707755 100% => OK
Sentence topic coherence: 0.0953989027316 0.0831039109588 115% => OK
Sentence topic coherence SD: 0.0696322703008 0.0758088955206 92% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence: 0.146312451778 0.150359130593 97% => OK
Paragraph topic coherence SD: 0.0639696743358 0.0667264976115 96% => OK
automated_readability_index: 13.9 14.1392134831 98% => OK
flesch_reading_ease: 51.18 48.8420337079 105% => OK
smog_index: 8.8 7.92365168539 111% => OK
flesch_kincaid_grade: 11.1 12.1743820225 91% => OK
coleman_liau_index: 13.58 12.1639044944 112% => OK
dale_chall_readability_score: 8.7 8.38706741573 104% => OK
difficult_words: 85.0 100.480337079 85% => More difficult words wanted.
linsear_write_formula: 7.5 11.8971910112 63% => OK
gunning_fog: 10.0 11.2143820225 89% => OK
text_standard: 14.0 11.7820224719 119% => OK
What are above readability scores?
Rates: 50.0 out of 100
Scores by essay e-grader: 3.0 Out of 6
Note: the e-grader does NOT examine the meaning of words and ideas. VIP users will receive further evaluations by advanced module of e-grader and human graders.