By Christopher Magan, Pioneer Press
Originally posted by eSchool News on March 4, 2015.
“Administrators argue that Minnesota’s strict licensing requirements and union rules make it difficult to attract and retain highly effective and diverse teachers. Teachers union leaders say that state law already gives schools flexibility and that the rules Minnesota has now ensure students get the best teachers possible… As lawmakers debate ways to address the state’s teacher shortage, some worry the proposed changes could lead to risky unintended consequences.”
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