AIR developed a series of online modules that support state and local education agency leaders in the creation of Grow Your Own Programs, which aim to establish an educator talent pipeline. The modules provide examples and considerations for developing a Grow Your Own Program to address educator shortages and retention issues, promote a more diverse workforce, and support college and career readiness development among high school students.

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The learning series, consisting of four modules, supports state education agencies, local education agencies, educator preparation programs, and community organizations in developing and implementing Grow Your Own Programs in their states, regions, or districts.