More than 40% of teachers who resigned or retired this school year said the COVID-19 pandemic was their primary reason for leaving.
Supporters of the Invest in Ed initiative say the increase in funding for schools will improve both Arizona's economy and its education system.
One in five teachers say they are unlikely to return to the classroom in the fall if schools reopen, and Arizona educators are looking for alternatives.
Get exclusive Arizona stories & news right in your inbox
"*" indicates required fields