Connecticut has few teachers to fill vacancies. According to U.S. News, they have turned to college students to occupy roles in the classroom. They offer mortgage and loan forgiveness benefits to encourage graduates, but it is a waiting game. In the meantime, Connecticut continues to have ongoing teacher vacancies.
In April 2021, Frontline Education surveyed 1,200 district leaders to discover that two out of three respondents reported having teacher shortages in their schools. This is a record high since launching the survey in 2015.
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