Teaching performance and turnover: A study of school teachers in Singapore

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dc.contributor.author Fang, Yongqing en_US
dc.contributor.author Wang, Karen en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2010-07-13T08:51:41Z
dc.date.available 2010-07-13T08:51:41Z
dc.date.issued 2006 en_US
dc.identifier 2006006513 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Fang Yongqing and Wang Karen 2006, 'Teaching performance and turnover: A study of school teachers in Singapore', Employment Relations Record, International Employment Relations Association, Sydney, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1444-7053 en_US
dc.identifier.other C5 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/12734
dc.description.abstract How to improve performance and reduce turnover of teachers is two crucial issues for the education administrators. This study addressed these under-explored issues with a focus on stress and commitment, based on an investigation of 164 school teachers in Singapore. The findings of the study indicate that organisational commitment predicts both self-rated and supervisor-rated performance. Stress and stress-square are also the significant predictors of self-rating performance. Stress, organisational commitment, professional commitment, alternative employment opportunities are found to be significant predictors of turnover intention. The results suggested that administrators in education sector should pay attention to teachers' commitment and stress. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher International Employment Relations Association en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon en_US
dc.title Teaching performance and turnover: A study of school teachers in Singapore en_US
dc.parent Employment Relations Record en_US
dc.journal.volume 6 en_US
dc.journal.number 1 en_US
dc.publocation Sydney, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 33 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 48 en_US
dc.cauo.name BUS.School of Management en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 150305 en_US
dc.personcode 0000026283 en_US
dc.personcode 980472 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Human Resources Management en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords turnover; commitment; job satisfaction; performance en_US
dc.staffid 980472 en_US


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