Substitute teacher shortage is a nationwide crisis

Substitute teacher shortage is a nationwide crisis

There’s A Shortage Of Substitute Teachers

  • Schools across the nation are dealing with a shortage of substitute teachers.
  • Substitutes have been in short supply ever since the pandemic, when many teachers chose to quit or retire early.
  • New data from the nonprofit Future-Ed found that 1 out of every 5 substitute requests go unfilled.
  • The shortage is even more pronounced in rural and low-income areas.
  • Have you ever thought about becoming a teacher?  What would you teach?