Education Week: American Education’s News Site of Record

Teachers, You're Our Country's Greatest Hope Right Now

Dear Teachers, You’re Our Country’s Greatest Hope Right Now

Opinion —Cemile Bingol/iStock/Getty Images Plus A letter of appreciation for educators in the pandemic By Louie F. Rodriguez While many of us are well into what is clearly an unprecedented academic year, I just want to say thank you to you—our nation’s teachers, especially those who are giving 110 percent every day. Not only is

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Education Week: American Education’s News Site of Record

The Scramble to Find Substitute Teachers

The Scramble to Find Substitute Teachers

—DigitalVision Vectors/Getty October 26, 2020 Kellie Price Farmer, a 32-year-old mother and college student working on her bachelor’s degree in elementary education, landed her first gig as a substitute teacher this fall. She accepts assignments throughout Carroll County School District in Carrollton, Ga. So far, she’s filled in for absent middle school teachers at three

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