A former Virginia teacher, Aimee Heavener is now a K-12 marketing manager at Gale, part of Cengage Group, dedicated to supporting educators. With experience in teaching and marketing, Mrs. Heavener understands the importance of effective communication in education. She resides in the Greater Washington, D.C. area and enjoys spending her free time with her family and rescue dogs.
Virginia is facing a severe shortage of qualified teachers. For the 2022-2023 school year, there were over 3,500 full-time teacher vacancies in the state, particularly affecting specialized subjects. This teacher shortage threatens the quality of education and students’ well-being. However, there’s hope on the horizon. Are you considering a career shift to teaching to help […]