The Republican, who once supported the program, hopes to replace it with a slew of new recruitment and retention initiatives.
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January 30, 2017
Over the last four years, the Waco district has cut its annual teacher turnover rate by at least 4 percentage points. Here's how they're doing it.
January 24, 2017
A staffing agency hired by Arizona school districts to tackle the state's severe teacher shortage is testing out a new recruiting strategy: Seek recent graduates in cold-weather states and sell them on the sunny Southwest.
January 18, 2017
Illinois schools have to cover more than 16,000 teacher absences every week and the state's sub shortage is exacerbating the problem, according to a survey of nearly 400 districts released on Tuesday. Districts nationwide are also confronting sub shortages and making extraordinary efforts to tackle the problem.
December 28, 2016
A new report reveals how school districts' approaches to hiring teachers lag way behind the modern practices of other professions.
November 23, 2016
Bonuses have given the Broward school district in southern Florida a boost in its effort to attract and keep top teachers.
November 11, 2016
With education school enrollment down across the nation, some universities are looking within to recruit future teachers to their programs.
November 09, 2016
Residents of Oklahoma and Maine voted on ballot measures that would increase taxes in order to fund teacher pay hikes.
November 04, 2016
A new report presented to the state's board of education offers some ideas on how to keep teachers on the job longer.
November 03, 2016
California also reported that their teaching candidates were becoming more diverse.