Four Reasons to Explore Workforce Housing

DCG Strategies Blog, Education, Workforce Housing

Research shows that teacher-student relationships are vital in creating successful learning communities, and both teachers and students gain an advantage when teachers are able to live in the communities they serve. School employees who are part of the community stay invested in …

Four Bills That Could Transform Teacher Housing in California

DCG Strategies Education, Workforce Housing

The California Legislature knows the state has an affordable housing crisis. Lawmakers have proposed more than 100 bills to address the affordable housing shortage, including four bills that specifically target teacher and school staff housing. Recruiting and retaining high-quality teachers, librarians, coaches …

Good News for Teacher Housing in California

DCG Strategies Blog, Education, Workforce Housing

School districts’ fight against rising housing costs and teacher turnover could find a solution in Assemblymember Tony Thurmond’s (D-Richmond) proposed legislation. His bill would provide financial assistance to school districts to help fund the pre-development and development of housing for school employees, …