Teacher Morale, Job Satisfaction and Motivation

Teacher Morale, Job Satisfaction and Motivation

by Linda Evans

Paperback

$38.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781853963896
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 08/08/1998
Series: Administration and Leadership Series
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 0.44(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)

About the Author

Linda Evans was a primary school teacher before her appointment as lecturer in education at Warwick University's Institute of Education. She is co-ordinator of the Institute's Teacher Development Research and Dissemination Unit. She has researched and published widely in the fields of teachers' attitudes to their work, school-based and school-centred initial teacher training, and teaching and learning higher education

Table of Contents

Introduction
PART ONE: CONCEPTS AND CONTEXTS
Job Satisfaction
Morale
Motivation
The Research Design
PART TWO: TEACHERS' WORKING LIVES
A 'Low Morale' School? Rockville County Primary
Voices Crying in the Wilderness? Dissatisfaction and Unfulfilment amongst 'Extended' Professionals
Keeping on Your Toes
Job Fulfilment and High Morale through Challenge
Keeping the Job in Perspective
The Leadership Factor
What Makes Teachers Tick? What Makes Teachers Cross? Completing the Picture
PART THREE: POLICY IMPLICATIONS
Getting the Best out of Teachers
Implications for School-Level Management
The Wider Picture
Addressing Key Policy Issues

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews