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Teacher Pension Overview
Mobility and Portability
Pensions and Human Capital
State Pension Plans
Teachers and Social Security
Who We Are
How Did State/Local Plans Become Underfunded
The Center for Retirement Research (CRR) attempts to quantify the factors that led to state and local pension plan underfunding.
Doing the Math on Teacher Pensions: How to Protect Teachers and Taxpayers
The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) grades each state's teacher pension plan.
How Late-Career Raises Drive Teacher-Pension Debt
Late-career teacher salary raises can dramatically affect state unfunded pension liabilities
Reforming Government Pensions to Better Distribute Benefits: What Are the Options
The Urban Institute evaluates several reform options for state and local pension systems.
Modernizing Teacher Pensions
While public pensions have gained significant national attention for their massive underfunded liabilities, underlying benefit structures and plan design have received comparatively little attention.