What can the data tell us about why educators are leaving the field and what measures are most effective in recruitment and retention in today’s job market? The unprecedented shortage of faculty and staff combined with the record number of resignations occurring in schools is putting a strain on the whole education system. Furthermore, enrollment in teacher-prep programs has dropped by one-third in the last decade so the problem is only intensifying (EdWeek, 2022). Join Employee Benefits Broker, Brandi Murphy as she hosts IMA’s Education Specialist and former Superintendent, Andy Koenigs. Andy will discuss the root causes and more importantly, the most promising strategies for enduring the labor shortage.