ERIC Number: EJ285835
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Crisis in High-School Physics Teaching: Why Physicists Leave Teaching.
Porter, Beverly Fearn; Kelly, William H.
Physics Today, v36 n9 p32-37 Sep 1983
Examines why fewer college graduates from physics and science education departments become secondary school science teachers, what physics teachers encounter once they enter secondary schools, and why physics teachers leave secondary schools. Issues related to the latter area include low salaries, poorly equipped facilities, nonteaching duties, and others. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A