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Michigan Teacher Careers

The State of Michigan has had one of the longest, toughest economic downturns of any of the fifty states and the financial conditions in many of its older, larger cities reflect that. Detroit has become the iconic ruined industrial city while other cities such as Flint, Akron, Dearborn, and Toledo suffer from similar employment shortages and job loss. Teaching salaries may be impacted by these factors, to the extent that many districts may pay premiums for teachers willing to work in underserved or low income school districts. Math and science teachers are always in short supply; Detroit has an emergency teacher certification program to make it as easy as possible to bring in newly recruited teaching talent. There may be teacher student loan forgiveness programs offered by the U.