Teachers are widely recognized as the backbone of education, but how much do you really know about the people who are in the classroom with our children everyday?
For example, what percentage are women?
How much money do they make?
How are they trained and evaluated?
What percentage leave the profession in their first 5 years?
Sharpen your No. 2 pencils and get ready to find out how much you know about one of the largest professions in the U.S.
Featured experts in this piece include Barnett Berry, the President of the Center for Teaching Quality and David Steiner, the Dean of the School of Education at Hunter College in New York.
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