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9 Sep '14

News Are teachers working lives worse in the UK than anywhere else?

The OECDs new Education at a Glance report challenges common perceptions of education in the UKHow the job of a teacher compares around the world With the furore of September in full swing, it can be hard to lift your head above the parapet and have a glance at whats going on in education beyond your own school and country.The new OECD Education at a Glance 2014 report, which looks at education systems in 34 countries, has uncovered some interesting statistics - including data on teachers pay, their average age and how government money is invested - that may challenge some ideas you held about our system. There no better time to see how life for UK teachers is shaping up on the international stage and potentially debunk some common misconceptions: Continue reading...

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