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British teachers work hardest.

British teachers work hardest.

British teachers work harder than peers in most other countries in the world, global study suggests.

But the public underestimates the number of hours teachers put in by almost a whole school day per week, according to the new research. 


Teachers in the UK are working the fourth highest number of hours per week (50.9) out of 35 countries surveyed – and only teachers in New Zealand, Singapore and Chile work harder.


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