Affect of the economy on teachers' career decisions
Literature review examining how the wider economic situation affects teachers' career decisions during recession.
The report presents a review of:
- the demographic composition of the teaching profession in England
- the pattern of teacher movements in recent years:
- entry to teaching
- movement out of the profession
- return to teaching
These patterns have important implications for how the teaching workforce might respond to recession.
Published 30 June 2011