Foreign teachers fill gaps in low-income schools

10/23/2008 | USA Today

At least 18,000 of the United States' 3.7 million teachers were hired from other countries to fill national shortages of math, science and special-education teachers, according to The American Federation of Teachers union. Officials say most foreign teachers are hired for poor urban or rural schools, and may broaden students' world views by exposing them to other cultures.

View Full Article in:

USA Today

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Principal
Visible Men Academy
Bradenton, FL
Director, Department of Defense Dependents Schools, Europe
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Sembach
Program Director, Education and Learning
Urban Libraries Council
Washington, DC
Senior Researcher\/Technical Assistance Consultant (8264)
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations