Recruitment & Retention
Education news, analysis, and opinion about efforts to hire and keep school and district staff.
- Recruitment & Retention How Many Job Openings Are There in Public Schools and Universities?See how many unfilled jobs there are in public schools and universities, and how the number of open positions has grown over the last decade.Recruitment & Retention 'It's Hard to See the Perks': Schools Face Tough Sell in Filling Key JobsBus drivers and other K-12 workers say they are underpaid for the difficult jobs they do to keep schools running.Recruitment & Retention Live Online Discussion A Seat at the Table: Staffing Issues Are Not New. What Do We Do for Next Year?School staffing shortages are a critical issue. Learn what schools can do to retain and recruit high quality and engaging teachers.Recruitment & Retention Using Virtual Teachers to Help Fill Vacancies: Some Pros and ConsFor-profit companies offer districts the opportunity to fill hard-to-staff positions with virtual teachers.Recruitment & Retention Using Virtual Teachers to Fill Vacancies: Smart Solution or Big Mistake?Fast-growing companies aim to solve staffing shortages by livestreaming teachers into classrooms. But critics question the approach.Recruitment & Retention Principals May Be Dissatisfied. That Doesn't Mean They're LeavingTeacher and substitute shortages are harbingers of whether principals plan to quit.Recruitment & Retention 4 Steps to Building Your Own School Staffing PipelineHere's some creative ways to get around the staff shortage that's plagued many schools.Recruitment & Retention Quiz Quiz Yourself: How Much Do You Know About Staffing Shortages?Answer 7 questions to see what you know about staffing shortages.Recruitment & Retention How One Principal Has Dodged the Staffing ShortageA high school principal in Polk County, Fla., has developed his own talent pipeline that helps avoid staffing issues.SponsorThis content is provided by our sponsor. It is not written by and does not necessarily reflect the views of Education Week's editorial staff.How you can retain top talent, increase productivity, and improve culture to close the teacher experience gap at your school.Recruitment & Retention School Support Staffers Don't Make a Living Wage. Here's a Comparison by StateThe average full-time paraprofessional or other support worker makes $32,837 a year, a National Education Association analysis finds.Recruitment & Retention The Pool of Future Teachers Is Dwindling. Can It Be Refilled?A look at Oklahoma's efforts to replenish its teacher pipeline.Recruitment & Retention Teachers Are Quitting Midyear. It's Leaving Some Schools in the LurchPandemic-related burnout may be driving higher numbers of teachers to resign in the middle of the school year.