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Idea from Crystalee Calderwoood

Title

How Teachers Are Embracing the Gig Economy Lifestyle in the Age of COVID-19

Summary

Teachers have always taken second jobs to make ends meet. However, COVID-19, and the lack of safety procedures and guidance in some school districts across the country, has caused a surge in teacher resignations. These teachers have turned to the gig economy in large numbers, as independent teachers for COVID "pods," online tutors, and teachers for online companies like Outschool. This article will explore the current opportunities for teachers as well as the sustainability of these models

Author

Crystalee Calderwoood

Industry Category

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Keywords

  • education
  • teaching
  • careers
  • gig culture
  • economy
  • COVID-19