ERIC Number: ED086744
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Oct-31
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Needs Assessment Study for Maryland. Questionnaire With Eight Versions of the Demographic Variables Section.
Automation Industries, Inc., Silver Spring, MD. Vitro Labs. Div.
The self-administered questionnaire is designed for the collection of information on public perceptions of the importance of the educational goals established by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE). Also included in the questionnaire are items on the perceived extent of goal attainment, school processes, issues, and the most urgent needs of public education. There are 149 core items which are answered by all respondent groups--students, school staff, control staff, parents, boards of education, the general public, business and industry, elected and appointed officials, MSDE staff, and postsecondary educators. Educators are asked an additional 42 questions on educational program needs. Specific demographic data is collected separately for various respondent groups resulting in eight versions of the questionnaire. See TM 003 370 for related document. (EH)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Community Attitudes, Educational Assessment, Educational Attitudes, Educational Objectives, Needs Assessment, Parent Attitudes, Press Opinion, Public Education, Public Opinion, Questionnaires, State Surveys, Student Attitudes
Not available separately, see TM 003 370
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore.
Authoring Institution: Automation Industries, Inc., Silver Spring, MD. Vitro Labs. Div.