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May 30, 2023
With well-designed wellness programs, educators will have the support they need to manage the emotional stress that comes with the job — and build stronger connections with students.
May 18, 2023
The governor's revised budget could put a dent in California's ongoing teacher shortage by removing obstacles to earning a credential and providing more funds to train teachers for hard-to-fill positions.
March 24, 2023
California has had a surge in new teacher credentials in recent years, a reversal of the downward trend of the previous 10 years, but the teacher shortage isn't over quite yet.
January 17, 2023
Substitute teachers became harder to find after the Covid-19 pandemic closed classrooms, but higher pay and fewer requirements are making the job more attractive.
January 10, 2023
As federal relief dollars for schools run out, states should respond by increasing funding for education, U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said in an interview.
October 21, 2022
Los Angeles Unified and West Contra Costa Unified hope to move teachers earlier in future years if needed.
October 4, 2022
California school districts will now be able to avoid some local regulations when building affordable staff housing on its property.
August 31, 2022
Wealthier districts tended to have fewer vacancies than those in low-income areas
August 12, 2022
The teachers union finds it 'improbable' that LAUSD was able to fill about 700 vacancies in the last week.
August 4, 2022
There are 40% more teachers in poor schools who lack the required qualifications than in the richest schools, an EdSource analysis found.
April 22, 2022
Credentialed staff have been redeployed to schools across the district as part of Superintendent Alberto Carvalho's 100-day plan.
February 1, 2022
An EdSource roundtable brought together diverse principals to discuss Covid, staff shortages and mental health — students', teachers' and their own.
January 27, 2022
We discuss how California school districts are working to prepare and retain more Black teachers, and a Black teacher shares his experience.
September 30, 2021
As California school districts face a severe substitute shortage, some district staff are playing musical chairs to fill positions.
April 24, 2020
Teacher preparation programs will decide if candidates can get their credentials with fewer student teaching hours, formal observations