Thursday, April 18, 2019

State Board seeks stakeholder
comment about teacher shortage

The Illinois State Board of Education has announced its April 17 board meeting agenda will include discussion of the statewide teacher shortage. The agency is encouraging school stakeholders to attend and comment about the shortage during the meeting’s public participation segment.  Planned topics include educator testing and innovative approaches to addressing the teacher shortage.

School leaders can access the meeting information packet, including the agenda, here.

The State Board’s entire meeting will be audio cast on the internet at www.isbe.net.  Click the “LISTEN IN” link at the bottom of the ISBE home page at the start of the meeting.