Government, School News

Unfilled school positions impact student learning, staff coverage across county

by Kate Evans

Morgan County Schools is in great need of teachers and substitutes in every category of positions, from professional, service personnel, short-term and long-term substitute teachers.  School Superintendent Kristen Tuttle said the county needs substitute aides, bus drivers, cooks, secretaries, nurses and custodians along with teachers.

School vacancies are a problem everywhere -- here, in Berkeley and Jefferson Counties and nationwide, Tuttle noted.  A variety of industries are also struggling . . .