Kevin Bastian

University of North Carolina

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Co-director of the Teacher Quality Research Initiative at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kevin Bastian on KCRW

As the new school year gets under way all over the country, the New York Times is reporting “a stark about-face from just a few years ago.”

Where Have All the Teachers Gone?

As the new school year gets under way all over the country, the New York Times is reporting “a stark about-face from just a few years ago.”

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