Families also can keep their children in online-only learning, which has occurred since last March due to the coronavirus pandemic.
“Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, districts across the country have looked to increase K-12 substitute teaching candidate pools for adequate staffing. DCSD is no different,” a district spokeswoman said Tuesday. “The district shared messaging to DeKalb parents encouraging them to apply for open slots, as we recognize that many parents qualify for existing job opportunities.”
This story has been updated.