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NEA Report

5 Ways to Improve Educator Recruitment

Solving educator shortages requires evidence-based, long-term strategies that address both recruitment and retention.
Roman Trejo Moses Mitchell
Published: September 30, 2022
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Recruiting new educators to be profession-ready requires some upfront planning and effort, whether they are starting their career in a front office, classroom, school bus, cafeteria, or elsewhere in the school system.

There are several recruitment solutions that can help prepare us for the future, including the following:

For citations and more details, read NEA's full report on educator shortage solutions

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