Teacher survey regarding teacher workforce issues

Please provide feedback on the following questions about issues specific to Missouri's teacher workforce.

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* 1. Have you seriously considered leaving the teaching profession?

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* 2. What is the number one reason why you have considered leaving the profession?

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* 3. Since you have not seriously considered leaving the profession, please share what makes you want to stay in the profession.

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* 4. Do you know a teacher who has left the profession in the last three years?

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* 5. What was the main reason for this teacher leaving the profession? (if you know more than one teacher who has left, please provide multiple reasons)

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* 6. On a scale from 1 to 10 with 1 being not at all likely and 10 being very likely, would you recommend the teaching profession to your child, a friend's or relative's child, or one of your students?

1 not at all likely somewhat likely 10 very likely
i We adjusted the number you entered based on the slider’s scale.

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* 7. Please explain the rating you provided in question #6

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* 8. If you gave a rating between 1 - 6 in question #6, please describe what steps you think could be taken to make the teaching profession something you would recommend as a career choice.

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