Recent massive teacher actions (see The Best Videos & Articles On The Kentucky & Oklahoma Teachers Strikes and The Best Resources For Learning About – & Supporting – The West Virginia Teachers) have brought attention to the teacher compensation crisis that exists in many states.
Here are some articles that provide a broader picture of this crisis (you might also be interested in The Best Posts & Articles About The Importance Of Teacher (& Student) Working Conditions):
Raw Data: Teacher Pay Since 2010 is from Mother Jones.
No Wonder Teachers Are Saying Enough Is Enough is from The Nation.
Teacher Pay: How Salaries, Pensions, and Benefits Work in Schools is from Ed Week.
— Nicholas Kristof (@NickKristof) April 3, 2018
— Quartz (@qz) April 6, 2018
Teachers Make Less on Average Today Than They Did in 1989 is from Slate.