NJ Spotlight News

Districts, lawmakers try to address dire teacher shortage

Clip: 03/30/2022 | 4m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

There’s a teacher shortage in New Jersey that’s only gotten worse during the pandemic, and some new ideas are being offered to fill the gaps. A bill was introduced in the state Legislature that would remove a licensing test that experts say is unnecessary. Other proposed solutions include teacher training programs for high school students.

Aired: 03/30/22

Rating: NR

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