There is a real-life crisis occurring across the state of Arizona. It is affecting children of all ages, and will deeply impact both their future and our present. One would hope that, with so much at stake, there would be nationally broadcasted riots, some peaceful protests, or maybe even a state of... READ MORE »»
Arizona’s teacher’s shortage is reflective of a nationwide trend. Above, a California teacher Cheryl gestures to students in her classroom at H.A. Hyde Elementary School in Watsonville, Calif. The impending retirements of such teachers are building toward what researchers calls a major teacher shortage, as the gap between the supply of credentialed teachers and the demand for them is growing steadily.
(AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)