Berry envisions 600,000 well-compensated teacherpreneurs in classrooms by 2030, the year children born in 2012 graduate from high school.
He expands upon the teacherpreneurs concept in Teaching 2030: What We Must Do For Our Students and Our Public Schools, the book he penned with 12 teachers from around the country.
During his lecture, Berry points out that everything that needs to be done in America’s public school system is already being done somewhere on the planet.
“There are schools where the highest pay in the building is for a practicing teacher,” he said. “What if the highest paid person at your school was the teacher?”
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