Over 100,000 Local Teaching Jobs Have Been Lost In The Last Year

One major cause of the unemployment crisis. Ongoing cuts at the state and local level.

According to the latest BLS report (page 30 of this pdf), local education jobs dropped by 14 in the last month, and over the last year, the number is down by over 100K, from 7.9 million in June 2011 to 7.8 million.

Note the highlighted line near the bottom of the table below.

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