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College students help fill gaps

by | Dec 17, 2020 | Latest

College students have fin­ished up the fall semester, and the Wylie ISD found a way to keep some of them busy during the break by put­ting them to work – inside the classroom.

The district has hired col­lege students to be subs at campuses across the district. With the district experiencing a substitute shortage, officials turned to college students on break as a way to fill in labor gaps. The district began the recruitment three weeks ago.

Some days the district is down 40 to 50 subs, said Ashley Hopson, district hu­man resources specialist and substitute coordinator.

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By Don Munsch • [email protected]

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