Colorado Was Never Ranked 46th For Teacher Pay. Does This Change The Debate?
As a rallying cry, “We’re 30th in the nation for teacher pay!” doesn’t quite inspire outrage. But that is, in fact, where Colorado ranked in 2016, despite reports to the contrary. A series of unfortunate events led to an inaccurate statistic being spread far and wide — that Colorado ranked 46th in the U.S. in teacher pay.