Debate: Are teachers being made to work too many hours?
The average teacher in this country works 48.2 hours per week but one fifth work at least 60 hours a week, according to the Education Policy Institute (EPI).
Are teachers in England being made to work too many hours?
One fifth of teachers work 60 hours a week in England. Are our teachers being pushed too far? Have your say in our pollYesNo Its study looked at 36 countries with England was ranked 30th in terms of time teachers spend on continuing professional development (CPD).
Longer working hours are also not reflected in teachers' pay It was found that teachers in this country spend just... read more
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