Now that school starts again, teachers across the country are gearing up for a tough season.
But while the nation’s educators are gearing their departments up to prepare for the season, there’s still no shortage of work to be done.
The National Governors Association says more than 1.3 million teachers are either absent or have not started the season.
And while many of the districts are hiring in record numbers, it’s still a challenge to recruit and retain high-quality teachers.
Here are some of the things teachers across America can do to help.