ERIC Number: EJ352962
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Conditions for Practice: Why Teachers Select Rural Schools.
Matthes, William A.; Carlson, Robert V.
Journal of Rural and Small Schools, v1 n1 p25-28 Fall 1986
Questionnaire responses were used to study 99 first-year teachers and their reasons for accepting present positions. Teachers in rural, suburban, and urban districts differed significantly on reasons for accepting their positions but agreed on financial rewards and degree of support as reasons for considering teaching positions in other districts. (JHZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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