1. Burnout in special education teachers
While many areas in education are experiencing teacher shortages the retention of special education teachers in particular is a major concern in many schools across the country. ... It has long been studied as to why teachers leave the field of special education. ... In California, 36% of special education teachers are uncertified. ... One of the major difficulty special education teachers face is unmanageable caseloads. ... I have presented data to document the critical shortage of teachers in special education, as well as numerous suggestions for enhancing retention and decreasing burnout of...
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