ERIC Number: ED221545
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Status of Teacher Personnel in Utah, 1981-82.
Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.
This monograph presents 1981-82 data on the supply of and demand for teachers and the status of currently active teachers in Utah. Statistics are presented in tabular form. Section I provides information on: (1) total number of professional personnel; (2) ethnic and racial background; (3) certification and training; (4) professional experience; (5) age and sex distribution; (6) major and minor assignments; and (7) teacher turnover. Section II lists the total number of "letters of authorization" (authority given to school districts to employ individuals without proper certification). Section III is devoted to new personnel: (1) total number of new personnel; (2) major and minor teaching assignments; (3) elementary school personnel listed by grade assignment; (4) training and professional experience; (5) age and sex distribution; and (6) states from which teachers originated. Section IV presents information on the supply of teachers: (1) supply of teachers recommended by Utah institutions; (2) certification and subject matter; (3) occupation of l981 graduates; and (4) sources of teaching candidates. The final section provides information on one-teacher schools in Utah and births, population growth, and enrollment. (JD)
Descriptors: Age, Educational Certificates, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Mobility, Higher Education, Racial Composition, Sex, State Norms, Teacher Background, Teacher Certification, Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Distribution, Teacher Education, Teacher Employment, Teacher Qualifications, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Supply and Demand
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Board of Education, Salt Lake City.