3.1 Teacher recruitment and retention

The recruitment and retention of teachers is a fundamental aspect of any teacher policy. This section focuses on the need for a recruitment strategy based on:

  • Current and projected needs
  • Attracting and retaining teachers
  • Employment status of teachers
  • Licensing or certification
  • Equity in teacher recruitment
  • Recruiting school leaders
  • Recruiting teachers in fragile states and emergency situations.

3.1.1 Evidence-informed recruitment and retention strategies