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Teacher Shortage

The Impending Teacher Shortage

Marc F. Bernstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Marc F. Bernstein

There is time to take the necessary steps to turn this shortage into a meaningful education reform that will improve the quality of and broaden the racial demographics of those individuals who enter the teaching profession.

Who Will Teach the Children?

Franklin Schargel | Posted 06.12.2011 | Education
Franklin Schargel

Why would anyone want to become a teacher? Today, teachers are leaving the field faster than schools of education can train their replacements.

Teacher Shortages: Nonprofit Offers Bonuses To Attract New Recruits

KCRG News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- A first-year teacher has a long list of financial needs -- school supplies, rent, car payments and professional clothing being j...

Raising Standards for Teachers in the Wake of a Crisis

Meredith Ely | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Meredith Ely

As we think of the potential teacher shortage, we must keep in mind not only ways to increase the number of teachers, but also who we want in classrooms.

Rural Communities Face Teacher Shortage, Look To Grow Their Own

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

BUFFALO, Mo. — Suzanne Feldman realizes she's an anomaly: a soon-to-be college graduate who wants to return to the languid rhythms of rural life...