School districts are canceling thousands of classes due to staff shortages and teacher burnout

Nov 26, 2021 - Business Insider

Schools across the US are canceling classes over staff shortages and teacher burnout, sparking fury among some working parents. 

Cancellations have affected 858 districts and 8,692 individual schools in November, NPR reported, citing Burbio, a tracker of school district websites. In 2021, there have been at least 3,145 school closures to give teachers and students mental-health days, according to the Wall Stre...