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25% of teachers in England work more than 60 hours a week - study

9 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Research shows teachers on average work longer than international counterparts A quarter of teachers in England work more than 60 hours a week, far in excess of their counterparts elsewhere in the world, research reveals. The study by the UCL Institute of Education said that five years of government initiatives to reduce excessive workload , introduced by three different education secretaries, have done nothing to cut the total number of hours worked by teachers which have remained high for two decades.
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