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Demand Is Back For Teachers

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A guest teacher facilitates a discussion in an Explorations classroom. By DanielbdaDirector (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
A guest teacher facilitates a discussion in an Explorations classroom. By DanielbdaDirector (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

UNDATED (WTVB) -Teachers are in demand again.  The government says this past summer was the best hiring season for teachers in six years.  School districts across the country added 79-thousand jobs between July and September.  That reverses a concerning trend.  During the past four years, enrollment in public schools grew by an estimated 377-thousand students.  Schools should have hired about 62-thousand teachers and other workers to keep up, but instead they cut more than 315-thousand jobs.

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