1 in 4 U.S. teachers are chronically absent, missing more than 10 days of school

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Washington Post

Oct 27, 12:00 AM

1 in 4 U.S. teachers are chronically absent, missing more than 10 days of school

More than 1 in 4 of the nation’s full-time teachers are considered chronically absent from school, according to federal data, missing the equivalent of more than two weeks of classes each academic year in what some districts say has become an educational crisis.

Tags: general teacher issues

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