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A Christmas tree with a price that many are not used to seeing.

Bay Area Christmas tree prices soar as Christmas tree shortage arises

November 30, 2017

As thousands of Bay Area families prepare to purchase their "perfect Christmas tree," many may be shocked by the stickered prices on every tree. Prices for Christmas trees have...

Over the past few years, California has suffered from a massive teacher shortage due to a rising cost of living in the area.

New bill aims to combat teacher shortage in California

March 18, 2017

No matter what country or state, almost everybody agrees that teachers make up a crucial role in society. Unfortunately, California is experiencing a massive teacher shortage. ...

As the number of teachers in San Mateo County decreases each year, class sizes have increased due to a lack of adequate staffing.

State lawmakers tackle teacher shortage

January 31, 2017

A widespread teacher shortage in the Bay Area has led to oversized classrooms and inadequate education for bilingual and special education students. However, a state legislator...

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