THE NEED FOR TEACHERS HAS
NEVER BEEN GREATER
Kansas teachers are special. They innovate. They persist. They connect. They changes lives.
Teaching is for those who have a longing to make a difference in a child’s life. It is for those who can see the potential in every child and make it their
life’s mission to help children discover it for themselves. Teaching is for those who possess a servant’s
heart, a bulldog’s tenacity and infectious
Teaching isn’t for everyone. It’s tough.
We need more great teachers.
● Evidence shows the impact of the teacher is second only to the impact of the family on a student’s academic, social and emotional growth. Every Kansas student deserves to have a great teacher to inspire and bring out his best.
● There are teaching positions available across the state.
● The long-term projection indicates strong employment demand for educators.
● Additionaly, the forecast reveals high demand for those whose desire growth opportunities into leadership, school counselors and other support professionals.