Authors

Chester Smolski

Document Type

Article

Themes

City Planning

Comments

Substitute teachers are underpaid.

Abstract

"Should Providence city employees be forced to live in the city? The Home Rule Charter, adopted five years ago, requires them to do so. The executive secretary of the Providence Teachers' Union states that this requirement should not apply to teachers. But, is dropping the residency requirement the answer to the problem of finding adequate numbers of substitute and full-time teachers?"