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America is having one of it’s toughest challenges to do anything about the teacher shortage

America is facing a massive shortage of 300,000 teachers and staff due to an influx of graduations and retirement. Most school districts are struggling with this issue, finding creative solutions lik

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The severe teacher shortage in America’s schools has sent them into crisis mode.

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According to the largest teachers organization in the nation, there is a 300,000-person staffing gap in American schools. To relieve the burden, school districts are increasingly using previously inconceivable strategies like cutting the length of the school week to four days and hiring college students as substitute teachers. Ayman Mohyeldin of MSNBC spoke with Dan Domenech, executive director of The School Superintendents Association, about this enormous issue.