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Title Recruiting, retaining, and retraining secondary school teachers and principals in Sub-Saharan Africa / Aidan Mulkeen [and others]
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, Africa Region, Human Development Dept., [2007]
©2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 75 pages) : illustrations
Series Africa human development series
World Bank working paper, 1726-5878 ; no. 99
Africa Region human development series.
World Bank working paper ; no. 99
Contents Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Executive Summary; 1. Introduction; 2. Review of the Literature on Secondary Teacher and Principal Recruitment, Retention, and Retraining; List of Figures; List of Tables; 3. Field Study of Secondary Teachers, Principals, and Decisionmakers; 4. Recommendations; References
Summary This working paper is based on country case studies of Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Madagascar, Tanzania, and Uganda, and an extensive literature review. In many parts of Africa, the demand for secondary teachers substantially exceeds the supply, due to factors such as secondary teacher attrition, bottlenecks in the teacher preparation system, and perceived unattractive conditions of service. Few countries have strong policies, strategies, and programs for recruiting able secondary school graduates to secondary teaching. The paper suggests several critical and promising areas for improvement in th
Notes "Aidan Mulkeen, David W. Chapman, Joan G. DeJaeghere, Elizabeth Leu."
"Secondary Education in Africa (SEIA), Africa Region Human Development Department."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 69-75)
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Subject Employee retention -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school principals -- In-service training -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school principals -- Job satisfaction -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school principals -- Recruiting -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school teachers -- In-service training -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school teachers -- Job satisfaction -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school teachers -- Recruiting -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
High school teachers.
Labor turnover -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Teacher turnover -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
Author Mulkeen, Aidan.
World Bank. Africa Regional Office. Human Development Department.
LC no. 2007297493
ISBN 0821370669
0821370677 (eISBN)
1280765887
661076588X
9780821370667
9780821370674 (eISBN)
9781280765889
9786610765881