Tackling teacher shortages: Bill aims to ease licensing process for out-of-state educators

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Teacher Rochelle Tamiya talks to students while handing out papers in her biology class Friday at Waiakea High School. Lawmakers hope a multistate effort to streamline the teacher licensing process will help ease Hawaii's teacher shortage.

Hawaii is taking part in a multistate effort to address ongoing teacher shortages.