The Secret Sauce for Back to School

Back to school is a time of new beginnings – for kids starting a new grade, entering a new school, meeting new friends, and getting a new teacher. Every year more than 825,000 teachers enter the workforce, switch to a new school, or teach a new subject or grade.  This is more than 25% of … Read More

Teacher Turnover Rates

Teacher turnover rates are increasing according to a number of sources (see below). The rates cluster around 16%. Our experience watching many school websites monthly certainly bears this out. What turns out to be very surprising though is when the turnover happens. Based on our actual results and estimates, about half the turnover appears on … Read More