Posted: Mon, August 13 2012 at 8:05 AM, Updated: Mon, August 13 2012 at 8:08 AM
more than 250 substitute teachers from five local school districts have a new employer.
the teachers were hired by the Southern Oregon Education Service District.
District Officials say the hiring is a way to help school districts save time and money.
The substitutes will serve as substitutes in Ashland, Central Point, Eagle Point, Prospect, and Rogue River School Districts.
Officials say they hope to hire close to 400 substitutes.