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?