How satisfied are teachers with their jobs? According to a new survey by MetLife, not very. Since the last time the insurance company issued the Survey on the American Teacher which was 2008, teacher satisfaction has nose dived even more. There are key areas that teachers indicate are a cause for dissatisfaction in their careers. Here is a snapshot of what teachers are saying are problem areas.
School Budget Cuts:
Class Size Increase and Overall Impact of the Economy:
Those are just some of the findings. You can read the entire 130 page report here at your leisure. Does this reflect how teachers feel about the field in your school or even how you feel? And how can administrators and officials resolve some of these problems? Share your thoughts below.