ERIC Number: ED348335
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Teacher Supply and Demand in Michigan and the United States--1991.
Scheetz, L. Patrick; Nash, Ross
This document provides information on teacher supply and demand in Michigan with comparative tables on data for the United States. Charts and graphs depict l989-1990 hiring practices and describe: (1) follow-up data on teacher education graduates; (2) supply of out-of-state teachers; (3) new teachers hired by category; (4) financing for school systems; (5) demographics--births each year; (6) pupil enrollment; (7) changes in pupil enrollments within other states; (8) total instructional staff--changes for the United States and for individual states; (9) retirements of teachers; (10) demand for teachers--academic majors in demand; (11) relative demand categories; (12) demand for minority teaching candidates; (13) demand for master's degree candidates; (14) other factors influencing hiring such as size of school district; and (15) starting salary averages and average salaries of teachers. Information is provided on a teacher recruitment fair held every April by Michigan teacher preparation institutions. Teachers graduating each year are advised to: broaden the scope of geographical considerations; develop additional certification endorsements in high-demand academic majors; agree to supervise several extracurricular activities; and extend coaching options. (LL)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Trends, Higher Education, Minority Group Teachers, Public Schools, School Statistics, Teacher Distribution, Teacher Retirement, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Selection, Teacher Supply and Demand
Collegiate Employment Research Inst., 113 Student Services Bldg., Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1113 (Free).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Collegiate Employment Research Inst.
Identifiers - Location: Michigan; United States