ERIC Number: ED410225
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
America's Teachers: Profile of a Profession, 1993-94.
Henke, Robin R.; And Others
This report presents national data on teachers and teaching from the Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS) and other sources. Where data permit, the report compares findings from the early to mid-1990s with findings from the 1980s. The report addresses a wide range of topics related to teachers and teaching, including teachers' demographic characteristics and various characteristics of their schools and students, teachers' preparation and professional development experiences, teachers' workloads, teaching practices, compensation, perceptions of work environments and job satisfaction, and the supply and demand of teachers. Detailed tables, standard error tables, and technical notes are included in appendices. (Contains 108 references.) (ND)
Descriptors: Compensation (Remuneration), Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Workload, Job Satisfaction, Preservice Teacher Education, Tables (Data), Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teachers, Teaching Conditions, Teaching Methods
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, Mail Stop: SSOP, Washington, DC 20402-9328.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: MPR Associates, Berkeley, CA.
Identifiers - Location: United States
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Schools and Staffing Survey (NCES)