ERIC Number: ED369759
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Status of Teacher Personnel in Utah 1992-1993.
Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.
This report provides data regarding the supply of and the demand for teachers as well as the status of currently active teachers in Utah. Statistical data assembled in this report have been divided into five color-coded sections according to the classification of information. The first section, "Total Professional Personnel," covers total number of professional personnel, ethnic and racial backgrounds, certification and training, professional experience, age and sex distribution, and teacher turnover. Section 2, "Letters of Authorization," describes the authority given to districts to employ individuals without proper certification in emergency situations. The third section, "New Personnel," provides data on the total number of new personnel, major and minor assignments, training and professional experience, and age and sex distribution. Section 4, "Supply of Teachers," offers information from the six Utah teacher-preparation institutions including type of preparation completed by students, number of students completing preparation for standard teaching certificates, and the number of experienced teachers completing a new type of preparation. The final section presents demographic information on birth, population growth, and enrollment trends. A total of 77 tables and 11 charts present the information in detail. (LL)
Descriptors: Beginning Teachers, Birth Rate, Demography, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary Secondary Education, Employment Patterns, Employment Statistics, Enrollment Trends, Faculty Mobility, Higher Education, Population Growth, Racial Composition, Schools of Education, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Certification, Teacher Persistence, Teacher Placement, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teaching Experience
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.