ERIC Number: EJ363117
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Teachers and Their Careers: Why Do They Choose Teaching?
DeLong, Thomas J.
Journal of Career Development, v14 n2 p118-25 Win 1987
A survey of 139 elementary and secondary teachers provided data that suggest why a random group of teachers selected teaching as their profession. Results also indicate factors that teachers considered important when accepting their first jobs. The data has implications for teachers as well as school systems and the general public. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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