December 10 — 12:34 pm, 2003

Will teachers stay? A look at the numbers

 Middle schools have the fewest teachers with high levels of experience and the most teachers with less than a year of experience.

Less than half of the new District teachers hired in fall 2009 were still in the District three years later.


Philadelphia’s starting salaries are comparable to those of surrounding districts…



… but the longer they remain, the farther Philadelphia teachers fall behind.


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