CENTRAL ILLINOIS (WCIA) — Schools in the area are gearing up to get back to class.
In many districts, it means hiring across the board. Urbana District held a recruitment fair Friday.
They’re looking for bus drivers, crossing guards, special education TAs and more.
They say substitute teachers are in high demand.
She says they increased their pay rates for subs and are working on other things they hope will attract more teachers to the district.