Stacy Eleczko is the mother of a kindergartner, wife and an instructional coach at a public elementary school. She has been a teacher with an M.ed. for the past 13 years and a strong advocate of the public education system. She is an active volunteer in the community.
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September 30, 2014
My name is Stacy Eleczko and I am a teacher. Eight years ago, I moved to North Carolina from Florida because of the progressive direction of education in this state. I also didn’t scoff at the fairly significant raise I got by moving here. Now, teachers in Florida with the same level of experience are making roughly $5,000 a year more than me. By the way, they are also one of the worst paying states in the country so that’s not really saying much. Frankly, I have had enough. My husband begged me to stop reading articles about the current budget or legislative decisions in the evening because...