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A Million Teachers “At Risk”

From today’s Washington Post:

The biggest red flag in the newly released Metlife survey of American teachers is this: There has been a 70% increase, over the past two years, in the number of teachers who are likely to leave the profession in the next five years (from 17% to 29%). This amounts to more than 1 million teachers who are preparing to march out of our classrooms. And this is in addition to the roughly 1 million teachers who are baby boomers approaching retirement age!

Find the whole article here.

March 21, 2012