ERIC Number: EJ290323
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Help Is on the Way.
Spector, Barbara S.
Science Teacher, v50 n8 p46-49 Nov 1983
Reports findings of national survey supported by grant from Florida Institute of Government (30 states responding) on questions about legislative initiatives to raise salaries, give cash awards to excellent teachers, hire paraprofessionals, and upgrade certification standards. Warns average science teacher age is mid-40s; retirement will sharpen crisis in 10/fewer years. (JM)
Descriptors: Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Incentives, National Surveys, Professional Recognition, Science Education, Science Teachers, State Legislation, Teacher Certification, Teacher Employment Benefits, Teacher Morale, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Supply and Demand, Teacher Welfare, Teaching Conditions
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A