Friday, 09 October 2015

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New UNESCO infographic: Why the global teacher shortage is a setback for all development efforts

wtdinfographic-smallEnrollment in primary schools is soaring, as a result of population rise & efforts to put more kids in school by 2015. But quality is compromised in many countries that can't get enough teachers into classrooms. Why the global teacher shortage is a setback for all development efforts.

The below infographic was produced as part of World Teachers’ Day, held annually on 5 October to celebrate the essential role of teachers in providing quality education at all levels.

It is currently available in English, French and Russian.


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