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  • Writer's pictureJoanne Jacobs

Who will teach? Not my kid

A majority of U.S. parents don’t want their children to become teachers, according to a recent PDK International Poll, reports Kate Stringer on The 74. The most common reasons cited were “poor pay and benefits and the challenges of dealing with student behavior.”

Two-thirds of Latino parents and 51 percent of blacks — but only 40 percent of whites — wanted their children to become teachers.

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