Six-figure salary offered to certified educators to teach in Detroit charter school

It’s a job posting that may force some teachers to do a double-take—or assume someone has made a typo.

A Detroit charter school is offering a $100,000 salary to 18 certified teachers next school year as part of a new program to attract and retain qualified talent amid a continued educator shortage.

Leadership with the Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences made the announcement Thursday morning when it launched its “best-in-class” program to boost hiring of certified teachers at its K-8 school of 1,000 students this summer ahead of the 2023-2024 school year.

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