Teacher Shortage Areas, 2015-16

Metadata Updated: September 21, 2020

Teacher Shortage Areas, 2015-16 (TSA 2015-16), is part of the Teacher Shortage Areas (TSA) program; program data is available since 1990-91 at . TSA 2015-16 (https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/pol/tsa.html) is a cross-sectional study that collects information about teaching needs in the 50 United States and the outlying jurisdictions. TSA 2015-16 provides a reference document to notify the nation where states and schools are looking to potentially hire academic administrators, licensed teachers, and other educators and school faculty in specific disciplines/subject areas, grade levels, and/or geographic regions; and where recent graduates of Schools of Education and trained, experienced teaching professionals aiming to serve school districts with shortages can find (prospective) positions and fill the current voids in each state�s and outlying jurisdiction�s pre-kindergarten through grade 12 classrooms, in areas that match their certification credentials; as well as to inform Federal financial aid recipients on reducing, deferring, or cancelling/nullifying/discharging student loan payments and meeting other specified (e.g., teaching) obligations.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date May 1, 2015
Metadata Updated Date September 21, 2020
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 1, 2015
Metadata Updated Date September 21, 2020
Publisher Office of Postsecondary Education
Unique Identifier OPEPD_2016001
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 018:50
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Data Quality True
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Harvest Source Id 5dbeaed9-d6b1-4f96-be25-63b14804ca7b
Harvest Source Title Education JSON
Data First Published 2015-05-01
Homepage URL https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/pol/tsa.html
Language en-US
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Data Last Modified 2015-06-29
Program Code 018:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Department of Education > Office of Postsecondary Education
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash a919a289ec2ff9544009d53c550fa2c02858a79b
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
Temporal 2015/2016

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