Some districts have used housing incentives, like subsidized housing or loan assistance, as a teacher recruitment tactic.
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September 22, 2016
August 29, 2016
These teachers work about 13 hours a week at their extra jobs, and an additional 17 hours a week doing school-related work outside the classroom.
August 12, 2016
A new report by the Economic Policy Institute finds that the pay gap for teachers has grown significantly in recent decades.
April 12, 2016
A University of Arizona event that's designed to get high school seniors interested in becoming math teachers has been scrapped this year because educators were reluctant to recommend the profession to their students.
March 21, 2016
A new poll finds that while 90 percent of parents would encourage their children to pursue a career in a STEM field, 87 percent said they would be "concerned" if that career happened to be as a K-12 teacher.
March 09, 2016
The program, known as "Best & Brightest," pays teachers based on their effectiveness ratings and their SAT and ACT scores.
February 26, 2016
Portland officials want to stop releasing the names of residents who pay the city's arts tax, an effort to hire more arts and music teachers.
December 22, 2015
A state teachers' union has filed a formal federal complaint over a Florida teacher bonus program that the union alleges discriminates against teachers based on age and race.
November 04, 2015
Starting salaries for North Carolina teachers are now the highest they've ever been, but salaries for established teachers aren't.
October 13, 2015
Brian Jones wanted to bring attention to what he sees as negligence on the part of lawmakers and education leaders.