Article - Country: Denmark - Theme: Status of Teachers

Denmark: Become a teacher and change lives! (06 December 2010)

Since 2007 the Danish Union of Teachers (DLF) has been conducting an annual study to show the number of teaching positions in public primary and lower secondary education institutions that are occupied by staff with no formal training. The results, which are published in an annual report, show a startling picture of there being too few trained teachers to fill all the positions available in Denmark’s public schools.