Hannibal School District bumps substitute teacher pay to $100 a day

HANNIBAL, Mo. – The Hannibal School Board addressed the need for more substitute teachers at its regular monthly meeting Wednesday evening. But Johnson also noted that fingerprinting is not readily available in the area as potential employees currently have to travel to Eolia in PIke County, Mo., which is a 120 mile round trip. Johnson…

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Missouri lowers substitute teacher requirements to address shortage

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Those seeking a substitute teaching certificate in Missouri will be allowed to pursue accreditation through alternative training as the state still struggles with a staffing shortage heading into the new school year.  The rule change, approved by the State Board of Education Tuesday, permanently gives applicants the choice between the standard 60 hours of college…

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