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State Information Request: Reduced Teaching Time

A state department of education official asked for examples of states that require or encourage a reduced teaching load for new teachers. Our response includes examples of two states that do require reduced teaching time, as well as some other examples of states that require planning or mentoring time for new teachers. To provide timely assistance to our constituents, state information requests are typically completed in 24 hours. They reflect an issue scan versus a comprehensive analysis.


May 2, 2019

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