In the news: Teacher hiring at decade high, graduation rates continues to rise and more

It’s Friday, May 1, and here’s a roundup of education-related news stories for the week.In the News

  • After years of layoffs due to the economic downturn, there’s good news for California educators, as school districts plan to hire thousands of teachers for the upcoming school year. In fact, a quick perusal of shows more than 300 certificated teacher job vacancies in Orange County alone.