Table 1-8
Mathematics and science teachers with an undergraduate or graduate degree in mathematics or science, by grade level: 2012
(Percent)
 
Mathematics teachers’ degree   Science teachers’ degree
Grade level Mathematics Mathematics
education
Mathematics
or
mathematics
education
None of
these fields
Science or
  engineering  
Science
education
Science,
engineering,
or science
education
None of
these fields
 
Elementary 4 2 4 96 4 2 5 95
Middle 23 26 35 65 26 27 41 59
High 52 54 73 27 61 48 82 18
 

SOURCE: Banilower ER, Smith PS, Weiss IR, Malzahn KA, Campbell KM, Weis AM, Report of the 2012 National Survey of Science and Mathematics Education (2013).

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