ERIC Number: ED200563
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Teacher Retirement Systems: Summary of the 1977 Survey.
Vernier, Sharon M.
This report presents basic data collected from 68 retirement systems on major legal provisions of state and local retirement systems to which teachers belong. The overview contains information on: (1) membership in state and local systems; (2) creditable service eligibility from prior service, military service, in-state nonteaching service, and out-of-state teaching and nonteaching service; (3) withdrawals and refunds; (4) retirement formulas and benefit formulas; (5) disabilty benefits; (6) post-retirement benefit adjustments; (7) work restrictions after retirement; (8) death benefits before and after retirement; (9) survival benefits; (10) administration and financing of system benefits; and (11) Social Security coverage. Selected statistical data on patterns of employer contributions in the state systems are also presented. (FG)
Descriptors: Death, Eligibility, Personnel Policy, Retirement Benefits, Teacher Associations, Teacher Employment Benefits, Teacher Retirement
NEA Distribution Center, Academic Building, Saw Mill Road, West Haven, Connecticut, 06516 ($0.65)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC. Research Div.