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All Elementary Schools - Percent of Core Academic Classes Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers: 2014-15 1

The percentage of core academic classes in all elementary schools in the state taught by teachers that were highly qualified. [More about...]

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National  97.29%
US 97.29%
Alabama  98.03%
AL 98.03%
Alaska  95.98%
AK 95.98%
Arizona  98.45%
AZ 98.45%
Arkansas  99.30%
AR 99.30%
California  98.30%
CA 98.30%
Colorado  98.26%
CO 98.26%
Connecticut  99.20%
CT 99.20%
Delaware  95.82%
DE 95.82%
District of Columbia  72.48%
DC 72.48%
Florida  96.56%
FL 96.56%
Georgia  99.10%
GA 99.10%
Hawaii  98.21%
HI 98.21%
Idaho  99.50%
ID 99.50%
Illinois  99.65%
IL 99.65%
Indiana  96.66%
IN 96.66%
Iowa  99.99%
IA 99.99%
Kansas  98.36%
KS 98.36%
Kentucky  99.84%
KY 99.84%
Louisiana  84.02%
LA 84.02%
Maine  98.60%
ME 98.60%
Maryland  94.71%
MD 94.71%
Massachusetts  95.20%
MA 95.20%
Michigan  99.75%
MI 99.75%
Minnesota  98.09%
MN 98.09%
Mississippi  96.89%
MS 96.89%
Missouri  97.58%
MO 97.58%
Montana  100.0%
MT 100.0%
Nebraska  98.87%
NE 98.87%
Nevada  93.70%
NV 93.70%
New Hampshire  96.49%
NH 96.49%
New Jersey  99.83%
NJ 99.83%
New Mexico  98.42%
NM 98.42%
New York  97.05%
NY 97.05%
North Carolina  97.76%
NC 97.76%
North Dakota  100.0%
ND 100.0%
Ohio  98.95%
OH 98.95%
Oklahoma  99.69%
OK 99.69%
Oregon  97.70%
OR 97.70%
Pennsylvania  98.89%
PA 98.89%
Puerto Rico  88.23%
PR 88.23%
Rhode Island  97.70%
RI 97.70%
South Carolina  96.24%
SC 96.24%
South Dakota  98.39%
SD 98.39%
Tennessee  98.36%
TN 98.36%
Texas  99.58%
TX 99.58%
Utah  91.04%
UT 91.04%
Vermont  96.61%
VT 96.61%
Virginia  98.99%
VA 98.99%
Washington  97.95%
WA 97.95%
West Virginia  92.87%
WV 92.87%
Wisconsin  -
WI -
Wyoming  99.33%
WY 99.33%

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1 Description: The percentage of core academic classes in all elementary schools in the state taught by teachers that were highly qualified. ; Academic Year: 2014-15; Grade: N/A; Note: The state-reported percentage of core academic classes in all elementary schools in the state taught by teachers that were highly qualified. The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), as amended by NCLB, requires states to have a "highly qualified teacher" in every classroom. Under ESEA, a highly qualified teacher is one who (1) has a bachelor's degree, (2) has full state certification or licensure, and (3) has demonstrated subject matter competency in the subject they teach. Core academic classes include English, reading/language arts, mathematics, science, foreign languages, civics and government, economics, arts, history, and geography. ; Source: EDFacts/Consolidated State Performance Report, 2014-15: http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/account/consolidated/index.html; Data Uploaded On: 06/27/2016