ERIC Number: ED222471
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Teaching in Canada. 1982. Third Edition.
Canadian Teachers' Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).
Information on teaching in Canadian public schools is the primary focus of this booklet which answers frequently asked questions, received by the Canadian Teachers' Federation, on teaching conditions and requirements, resources, and institutions. Topics covered are: (1) the roles, duties, and qualifications of teachers; (2) teaching outside the public schools and in other related occupations; (3) education and qualifications; (4) salaries, benefits, and opportunities for advancement; (5) teachers' associations; (6) retirement, appointment, and tenure; (7) moving from province to province and teacher exchange programs; (8) qualification requirements for teachers from abroad; (9) working conditions; (10) finding a position; and (11) teacher supply and demand. Tables provide data on requirements, salaries, and areas of demand in the provinces. Appendices supply addresses of departments of education, teacher organizations, qualification and placement agencies, and major Canadian newspapers. A list of 22 references is included. (FG)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Mobility, Foreign Countries, Public School Teachers, Schools of Education, Teacher Associations, Teacher Certification, Teacher Employment, Teacher Employment Benefits, Teacher Placement, Teacher Qualifications, Teacher Responsibility, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teaching Conditions, Teaching (Occupation)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Canadian Teachers' Federation, Ottawa (Ontario).