Question of the Day: How do we retain teachers?

Posted

Here is the Question of the Day:

Delaware schools are seeing staffing shortages and recruitment and retainment programs are helping, but the cost to attain teacher certification is high. Nearby states rank better for teacher salaries, with New Jersey, Maryland and Pennsylvania coming in second, seventh and 11th compared to Delaware’s educator pay ranking of 17th in the nation. What’s the solution?  

Join the conversation our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/DelawareStateNews and see what others have to say! And remember, we may use comments from this feature on the newspaper’s Opinion page or in stories we are preparing, so keep it civil.

Members and subscribers make this story possible.
You can help support non-partisan, community journalism.