NJ Spotlight News

Difficult environment for teachers during pandemic

Clip: 03/18/2022 | 2m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

The pandemic created a difficult environment in our nation’s schools. Approximately one-third of teachers report that they experienced at least one incident of verbal harassment or threat of violence from students during the pandemic. Almost 50% expressed a plan or desire to quit or transfer jobs, according to a survey conducted by a task force of the American Psychological Association.

Aired: 03/18/22

Rating: NR

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