Elgin ISD Teacher Shortages Posted in: News The nationwide issue of teacher shortages has affected Elgin ISD as well. However, according to the district communications coordinator, certain strategies have been implemented to alleviate this issue, including competitive benefits packages, mentorship programs, and creative recruiting tactics. Stay tuned for next week's issue (Aug. 10) to learn more about staff shortages in Elgin and what's being done to overcome them. PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!