Some school districts are starting the year with a shortage of substitute teachers.
Not only has the number of teaching certificates issued in the state gone down, some say the pay is just too low.
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If they teach more than 31 days in the school year, that number goes up to $95.
Channel 11 contacted the Department of Education, but it only tracks full-time teachers.
A spokesperson said given the teacher shortage statewide, it wasn't surprising to hear districts were having problems finding substitutes.
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