School districts in Illinois and across the country are scrambling to find substitute teachers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The problem is part of a growing teacher shortage nationwide.
Reset takes a closer look at how the pandemic is exacerbating the substitute shortage in the Chicago area and how local districts are ramping up their recruitment efforts.
GUESTS: Sarah Karp, WBEZ education reporter
Karen Ann Cullotta, Chicago Tribune reporter
Walt Stallings, substitute teacher in Chicago