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All Secondary Schools - Percent of Core Academic Classes Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers: 2015-16 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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US -
Alabama  94.10%
AL 94.10%
Alaska  83.84%
AK 83.84%
Arizona  97.66%
AZ 97.66%
Arkansas  98.50%
AR 98.50%
California  91.47%
CA 91.47%
Colorado  96.68%
CO 96.68%
Connecticut  99.01%
CT 99.01%
Delaware  95.22%
DE 95.22%
District of Columbia  62.48%
DC 62.48%
Florida  91.28%
FL 91.28%
Georgia  98.38%
GA 98.38%
Hawaii  84.10%
HI 84.10%
Idaho  96.94%
ID 96.94%
Illinois  -
IL -
Indiana  94.28%
IN 94.28%
Iowa  99.98%
IA 99.98%
Kansas  93.36%
KS 93.36%
Kentucky  99.37%
KY 99.37%
Louisiana  75.57%
LA 75.57%
Maine  96.27%
ME 96.27%
Maryland  88.14%
MD 88.14%
Massachusetts  95.86%
MA 95.86%
Michigan  99.66%
MI 99.66%
Minnesota  95.73%
MN 95.73%
Mississippi  94.60%
MS 94.60%
Missouri  95.67%
MO 95.67%
Montana  99.17%
MT 99.17%
Nebraska  97.43%
NE 97.43%
Nevada  94.08%
NV 94.08%
New Hampshire  94.49%
NH 94.49%
New Jersey  99.71%
NJ 99.71%
New Mexico  97.21%
NM 97.21%
New York  92.24%
NY 92.24%
North Carolina  95.07%
NC 95.07%
North Dakota  99.83%
ND 99.83%
Ohio  96.54%
OH 96.54%
Oklahoma  99.40%
OK 99.40%
Oregon  97.34%
OR 97.34%
Pennsylvania  98.15%
PA 98.15%
Puerto Rico  83.55%
PR 83.55%
Rhode Island  98.31%
RI 98.31%
South Carolina  96.51%
SC 96.51%
South Dakota  97.59%
SD 97.59%
Tennessee  95.00%
TN 95.00%
Texas  99.10%
TX 99.10%
Utah  84.60%
UT 84.60%
Vermont  96.90%
VT 96.90%
Virginia  98.71%
VA 98.71%
Washington  95.22%
WA 95.22%
West Virginia  87.80%
WV 87.80%
Wisconsin  95.89%
WI 95.89%
Wyoming  98.56%
WY 98.56%

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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: 2015-16; 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, 2015-16: http://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/account/consolidated/index.html; Data Uploaded On: 06/04/2018