Facing a teacher shortage, South Carolina's department of education buys a half-million-dollars worth of TV and Internet ads to attract new teachers to the profession. Will it work?
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March 28, 2018
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March 22, 2018
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February 28, 2018
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September 28, 2017
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September 27, 2017
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September 18, 2017
A bill approved in both houses of the California legislature would allow certified teachers six paid weeks of maternity leave.