This article explores the relationship between teacher turnover and school performance. It uses a database of 316 primary schools in six London Local Education Authorities derived by merging Government data on teachers and schools. This rich data includes school-level variables on teacher turnover matched to school characteristics. The study shows that high levels of teacher turnover can be shown to have detrimental effects on pupil progress and achievement.
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Journal ID (aggregator): 10430
London Review of Education
Publication date Created: 01
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Other ID: /ioep/clre/2003/00000001/00000002/art00005