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How ESSA is Helping One School District Recruit Great Teachers

The single most important factor for student learning is a great teacher, but recruiting and retaining great teachers has been a major challenge, especially for high-needs schools where teacher burnout and turnover is rampant. The Clark County Education Association (CCEA), however, seems to have discovered a solution to the problem with a National Board Certification Program and new funding opportunities from the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).