Teacher stress and cognitive style.

  title={Teacher stress and cognitive style.},
  author={Markus Borg and Richard Riding},
  journal={The British journal of educational psychology},
  volume={63 ( Pt 2)},
The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between the teacher's cognitive style and occupational stress. A sample of 212 teachers in Maltese secondary schools completed a questionnaire surveying both the level of overall stress and the severity of four major areas of job stress. They were also given the Cognitive Styles Analysis which assesses two fundamental dimensions of cognitive style, wholist-analytic and verbal-imagery. For the top and bottom 25 per cent of the sample with… CONTINUE READING