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

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

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National  95.21%
US 95.21%
Alabama  95.01%
AL 95.01%
Alaska  89.26%
AK 89.26%
Arizona  97.91%
AZ 97.91%
Arkansas  98.82%
AR 98.82%
California  91.19%
CA 91.19%
Colorado  97.86%
CO 97.86%
Connecticut  99.16%
CT 99.16%
Delaware  95.47%
DE 95.47%
District of Columbia  75.36%
DC 75.36%
Florida  91.94%
FL 91.94%
Georgia  98.88%
GA 98.88%
Hawaii  85.75%
HI 85.75%
Idaho  95.82%
ID 95.82%
Illinois  97.60%
IL 97.60%
Indiana  94.40%
IN 94.40%
Iowa  100.0%
IA 100.0%
Kansas  93.75%
KS 93.75%
Kentucky  99.25%
KY 99.25%
Louisiana  80.88%
LA 80.88%
Maine  96.90%
ME 96.90%
Maryland  88.93%
MD 88.93%
Massachusetts  95.77%
MA 95.77%
Michigan  99.73%
MI 99.73%
Minnesota  96.65%
MN 96.65%
Mississippi  95.38%
MS 95.38%
Missouri  96.53%
MO 96.53%
Montana  99.98%
MT 99.98%
Nebraska  97.71%
NE 97.71%
Nevada  94.06%
NV 94.06%
New Hampshire  95.55%
NH 95.55%
New Jersey  99.79%
NJ 99.79%
New Mexico  97.20%
NM 97.20%
New York  93.20%
NY 93.20%
North Carolina  94.58%
NC 94.58%
North Dakota  99.87%
ND 99.87%
Ohio  92.66%
OH 92.66%
Oklahoma  99.42%
OK 99.42%
Oregon  98.29%
OR 98.29%
Pennsylvania  98.19%
PA 98.19%
Puerto Rico  90.61%
PR 90.61%
Rhode Island  97.69%
RI 97.69%
South Carolina  94.70%
SC 94.70%
South Dakota  98.15%
SD 98.15%
Tennessee  95.52%
TN 95.52%
Texas  99.34%
TX 99.34%
Utah  84.49%
UT 84.49%
Vermont  96.57%
VT 96.57%
Virginia  98.68%
VA 98.68%
Washington  96.62%
WA 96.62%
West Virginia  88.88%
WV 88.88%
Wisconsin  -
WI -
Wyoming  98.63%
WY 98.63%

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1 Description: The percentage of core academic classes in all secondary 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 secondary 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