Salary Schedule for Teachers' Placement and Advancement 4-70.2

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Regulation 4-70.2

PERSONNEL

Salary Scale for Teachers - Placement and Advancement

  1. Compensation
    1. In determining initial placement on the salary scale, credit will be given for teaching experience in accredited K-12 institutions.
    2. After initial placement, salary increases shall be at a rate determined annually by the School Board as part of the budget process.
    3. A teacher holding a Master's Degree in education (M.Ed.) or in a subject field reasonably related to the teacher's assignment shall be eligible for the Master's Degree allowance.
    4. A teacher who holds a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS) or Education Specialist Degree (Ed.S.) in education or in a subject field reasonably related to the teaching assignment shall be eligible for a salary allowance. The allowance may also be earned by successfully completing 30 semester hours of graduate credit, or after completion of the master's degree, which are reasonably related to the teaching assignment. A teacher who receives this allowance shall not be eligible for the allowance for the Master's Degree allowance.
    5. A teacher who holds a doctorate in which the emphasis or major is reasonably related to the teaching assignment shall be eligible for a doctoral allowance. A teacher who receives this allowance shall not be eligible for the allowance for the M.Ed., the CAGS or Ed.S.

Approved by School Board: February 16, 1993
Revised by Superintendent: December 13, 2002
Revised by Superintendent: July 2, 2008
Revised by Superintendent: February 22, 2012
Revised by Superintendent: August 18, 2021