PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia School District says it will be offering teaching positions for the upcoming school year to 325 teachers laid off earlier this summer.

Officials say additional teachers may be given an opportunity to return over the next few weeks as the district fills 1,335 positions.

The district says teachers with the most seniority within a subject area will be given priority in rehiring per the collective bargaining agreement.

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