Schools districts dealing with teacher shortages

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- School districts across the region are having a hard time finding the teachers they need.

Marc Long, President of Mount Marty University in Yankton, says they are working to fill that need.

Long says they tell high school students interested in teaching that they will be in high demand.

Long says they also have a special scholarship program for those that want to teach in a catholic school.

Long says recruiting education majors is a priority for them.