Seeking teacher talent, school districts look to locals first

Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College alumnus Diego Gastelum (BA, '14) was featured in an article in the Nogales International about schools hiring teachers with ties to local districts. The superintendent of the Nogales Unified School District and other district administrators have made an effort to recruit college students with local ties who graduate from teaching programs. NUSD works with substitute teachers and other district employees with local roots who are taking classes to become certified as teachers.

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