Quarter of teachers in England work a 60-hour week – study

One in four teachers work more than 60 hours a week, with many working into the evening, despite ministers pledging to reduce their workload, a study suggests.

Teachers work around 47 hours per week on average during term-time, according to the University College London (UCL) study which looked at data from more than 40,000 primary and secondary teachers in England collected between 1992 and 2017.

This includes the time they spend on marking, lesson planning and administration,...
source: Westmorland Gazette

2019-09-18 02:08
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