ERIC Number: ED286867
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Target Forecast. Public School Teachers.
Center for Education Statistics (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
This report forecasts an increase in the number of public school teachers from 1986 to 1987, with a decrease in the number of secondary school teachers. The 5-year outlook for 1987 to 1991 predicts the continued decline in numbers of secondary school teachers through 1989 with an anticipated increase thereafter. Elementary school teachers are predicted to increase in number throughout the 5-year period. A table showing figures for 1985 and 1986 and forecasts for the years from 1978 to 1991 is included. A chart comparing number of public school teachers with student enrollment from fall 1970 to fall 1985 with projections for the period between 1986 and 1991 is provided. Technical notes describe the methodology of the forecast and sources of data, and discuss forecast accuracy. (MT)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Education Statistics (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.