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CLASSROOM TEACHERS

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Definition:
Classroom teachers (International Standard Classification for Education (ISCED) 0-4) includes professional personnel education teachers; and other teachers who work with students as a whole class in a classroom, in small groups in a resource room, or one-on-one inside or outside a regular classroom. It includes chairpersons of departments whose duties include some amount of student instruction. The category does not include student teachers, teachers’ aides, or paraprofessionals.

Source Publication:
2001 Data Collection on Education Systems: Definitions, Explanations and Instructions, UNESCO, OECD, Eurostat, page 45.

Statistical Theme: Education and training statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, April 16, 2002