TEI Myth of the Day
TEI Myth: TEI is a great recruiting tool.
FACT: TEI attracts new and inexperienced teachers, and encourages the exit of experienced veteran teachers.
DISD’s turnover rate has nearly doubled from 12% before TEI in 2012 to 22% after in 2016. During that same period, the percentage of teachers with <5 years of experience increased by 8%.