The district currently requires teachers to get a master's degree or complete 45 credit hours before their eighth year teaching in the district.
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Remote districts are hit especially hard by turnover costs.
April 28, 2017
The North Carolina Senate passed unanimously a bill that would allow college professors to work as adjunct instructors in K-12 classrooms without teaching licenses.
April 26, 2017
A new report homes in on strategies the authors say will increase the flow of teachers into areas where they're in shortest supply.
April 11, 2017
Teacher participation in a merit pay program led to the equivalent of four extra weeks of student learning, according to a new analysis of 44 studies of incentive-pay initiatives in the United States and abroad.
April 11, 2017
The states' effort to reduce class sizes might leave thousands of art, music, foreign language, and physical education teachers without a job.
March 30, 2017
The district hopes being able to move up the pay scale faster will keep teachers from leaving for suburban districts.
March 16, 2017
One Republican lawmaker prefers bonuses because that way legislators can bypass collective bargaining processes.
March 13, 2017
The original proposal attached $672,000 to the bonus scheme but lawmakers have reduced that to $250,000 to boost the bill's chances of passage.
March 10, 2017
With education school enrollment down nationwide, districts are setting their sights on local high school students to fill teacher shortages.