School Personnel Stressed, Seek Support
December 16th, 2021
Neb-NSEA, the state teachers union, got more than three thousand responses to a survey of its members. Union President Jenni Benson said 88 percent said there was a shortage of paraeducators, or “paras,” across the state, and 97 percent said there was a shortage of substitute teachers in their schools. As a result, teachers are being stretched thin.