February 1972
Monthly Labor Review;Feb72, Vol. 95 Issue 2, p67
Academic Journal
Reports on the demographic characteristics of public school teachers in the United States according to the study 'Status of the American Public School Teacher 1970-71'. Median age of teachers; Ratio of male and female teachers.


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