A new report by The Education Trust finds that high poverty schools have fewer in-field teachers.
Teacher quality is very important and has a high impact on student achievement. It is clearly one of those areas parents should pay close attention too.
What is the situation in your local school or district?
For more information on the report see The Education Trust Web site and click on NEW REPORT ON TEACHERS: STUDENTS WHO NEED THE MOST DON'T GET THE BEST: http://www.edtrust.org/