ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)106831
CIS number 07-996
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Title Study on stress: The cause of stress for teachers, its effects, and suggested approaches to reduce it
Bibliographic information Education International, 5 boulevard du Roi Albert II, 1210 Brussels, Belgium, 2001. 23p. 33 ref.
Internet access http://www.ei-ie.org/healthandsafety/file/(2001)%20EI%20Europe-ETUCE-WHO%20Study%20on%20Stress%20en.pdf [in English]
Abstract This study on stress among teachers was carried out jointly with the WHO and ETUCE (European Trade Union Committee for Education). It took the form of a survey among teachers' unions in sixteen European countries. Contents: objectives of the survey; work-related stress in Europe; nature and sources of stress experienced by teachers and education staff; case studies of current methods of combating stress; recommendations for future action.
Descriptors (primary) Europe; psychology of work organization; stress factors; educational institutions; stress studies
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; case study; Spain; WHO; European Union; role of workers' organizations; mental workload; psychology and sociology; mental health; survey; Ireland
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Mental stress and burnout
Teaching and educational institutions
Psychology of work organization
Psychological factors