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UK teachers hardest working in OECD

Discussion in 'Education news' started by lanokia, Nov 24, 2015.

  1. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter


    Teachers in England and Scotland have more teaching hours and bigger primary classes than in most other developed countries, according to an OECD annual education report.

    The think tank says teachers' pay has declined in real terms.

    The report also shows students in public higher education institutions in England pay the highest tuition fees.

    But the OECD says high fees are accompanied by the highest levels of student support.

    The Education at a Glance report compares the costs and characteristics of education systems in industrialised countries, from early years through to university.
  2. emerald52

    emerald52 Star commenter

    Show me the way to the foot of the stairs chez Middlemarch.
  3. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Pile on the bureaucracy... most of the 'work' is bureaucracy.
    aspensquiver likes this.

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