CARTHAGE, Mo. — The Carthage School Board approved a plan aimed at hiring more substitute teachers.
Under the new plan, retired teachers and paraprofessionals would see a pay increase of $20/day of substitute teaching.
The plan also adds incentives for substitutes who work long-term in a classroom, like when a regular teacher is on maternity leave.
The district is also hiring up to 12 full-time substitutes, who will be available when the district needs them.
They area also making substitute pay consistent across the district.
COPYRIGHT 2022 BY KOAM NEWS NOW. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN OR REDISTRIBUTED.