For students with disabilities, focus on SEL critical
from Education DIVE
It is widely accepted that there is a teacher shortage in the United States, but when it comes to special education teachers, the situation is even more dire. According to the National Coalition on Personnel Shortages on Special Education and Related Resources, between 82 percent and 99 percent of special education teachers are not ideally qualified to serve in this capacity. Not only that, but the attrition rate for these educators is twice that of general education teachers.
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