ERIC Number: ED401328
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-May
Reference Count: N/A
Certificated Personnel and Related Information, Fall 1995.
Information to prepare this publication was collected from Colorado school districts. Tables present data about the certificated personnel and related data for Colorado public schools as of fall 1995. The fall 1995 average salary for the state's 35,387.9 full-time-equivalent (FTE) teachers was $35,364, which represented a 2.3% increase over the fall 1994 average salary. In the same period the national average salary increased by 2.8% to an average estimated at $37,824. Of the 67,447.7 FTE certificated and noncertificated staff, 52.4% were classroom teachers. The number of teachers increased by 1.4% over 1994, while the number of students increased by 2.5% in the same period. Some 72.3% of teachers were female, with 43.7% of school administrators being female and 16.6% of superintendents. American Indians, Asians, Blacks, and Hispanics represented 9.0% of Colorado's teachers, while these same ethnic groups made up 27.4% of the total student population. Teachers 40 years of age or older made up 65.7% of all classroom teachers in fall 1995, as the number of teachers under age 40 continued to decline. These and other data about school personnel are presented in 3 illustrations (graphs) and 12 tables. (SLD)
Descriptors: Age Differences, American Indians, Asian Americans, Black Students, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Minority Groups, School Districts, School Personnel, Tables (Data), Teacher Certification, Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Salaries, Teachers, Trend Analysis, White Students
Colorado Department of Education, State Office Building, 201 East Colfax, Denver, CO 80203 ($7.50).
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado