ERIC Number: ED315378
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Stress in Teaching. An Overview of Research.
This booklet provides a succinct survey of studies on stress in relation to teaching, centering around British research. It provides a comprehensive guide to how stress in teaching has been studied and the conclusions reached. Topics covered are: (1) what is stress; (2) what are the causes of stress in teaching; (3) how prevalent is stress in teaching; (4) who is stressed; and (5) what are the effects of stress and how can teachers cope. Each chapter provides a summary note on the topic, research findings on the topics, and a final comment. Over 150 citations are listed in the bibliography. (JD)
Descriptors: Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Workload, Stress Management, Stress Variables, Student Behavior, Teacher Burnout, Teacher Characteristics, Teaching Conditions
Scottish Council for Research in Education, 15 St. John Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 8JR (L4.20).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Scottish Council for Research in Education.