Yuma Teachers Commute To California For Higher Pay

Published: Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:20pm
Updated: Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:11pm
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Craig Harris, Arizona Republic.

As teachers prepare to stage another walk-in to protest low teacher pay and education funding in our state, Craig Harris with the Arizona Republic found a concerning trend among Arizona's teachers. Teachers are commuting across state lines because they can make more money in a neighboring state.

The Show sat down with Harris to talk more about it and how he used census data to quantify this growing problem for Arizona schools.

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