5 Year Problem: Keeping Teachers in the Classroom

Mar 7, 2023

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

Teachers are leaving the profession with half of all new teachers exiting after five years, and fewer people pursuing a teaching career. There is more data than ever about the challenges and potential solutions facing the teaching profession. Come hear highlights of recent studies and directly from teachers, the primary experts in their field, speak on retention policies and ways to make teachers feel valued, while also giving the profession the respect it deserves.

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Susan Hansen

Leander ISD

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JoLisa Hoover

Raise Your Hand Texas

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Yisbeth Puckett

Leander ISD

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Stephanie Stoebe

Round Rock ISD