NJ Spotlight News

NJ’s teacher shortage is another back-to-school concern

Clip: 08/23/2021 | 3m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

The education community will have more to grapple with this fall than COVID-19 and a vaccination mandate. The state has been facing a teacher shortage for several years before the pandemic, but that's now compounded by such pandemic-related issues as concerns over contracting the virus, vaccination requirements, and unreliable child care.

Aired: 08/23/21

Rating: NR

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