ERIC Number: EJ629466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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The Relationship of Secondary Special Education Teachers' Roles and Factors that Lead to Professional Burnout.
Embich, Jeanne L.
Teacher Education and Special Education, v24 n1 p58-69 Win 2001
A survey of 300 learning disability teachers in middle and high schools found teachers were experiencing high levels of emotional exhaustion, specifically those who team teach with a general educator. Role conflict, role ambiguity, perceived workload, and lack of principal support contributed to the teachers' feelings of emotional exhaustion. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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