|"Teachers hired after August 1, 2013, will not be compensated for advanced degrees. The district compensates teachers hired prior to that date for advanced degrees if one of the following is applicable: -The degree was conferred prior to August 1, 2013 deadline. -Enrollment verification was submitted to Office of Compensation by August 1, 2013. Degree must be completed by August 1, 2015. The teacher teaches math or science and degree is directly related to content area. "