Ashland City Schools administrative offices

Editor's Note

We met with readers during our ‘Talk the Vote’ listening sessions and asked them what they wanted to see happen in their communities. Their thoughts were compiled into Citizens’ Agendas. This Solutions story looks at an idea introduced in a Citizens’ Agenda and examines how it is being tackled in another community.

ASHLAND — During the 2021-2022 school year, a global pandemic, workforce issues, low wages and politics swirled together to create a perfect storm of bus driver and substitute teacher shortages nationwide.