ERIC Number: ED291720
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
District Efforts in Substance Abuse Education. OERI Bulletin.
Center for Education Statistics (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
The survey discussed in this report was sent to a national probability sample of 700 public school districts seeking information on their substance abuse prevention activities. Resulting data, listed in tables, provide information on: (1) percent of districts with a written substance abuse policy; (2) actions taken or considered in response to substance abuse infractions; (3) number and percent of districts requiring substance abuse education at each instructional level; (4) percent of districts offering substance abuse education in different areas of the curriculum, by instructional level; (5) percent of districts offering activities within substance abuse programs; (6) percent of districts rating various activities within their substance abuse programs as the three most effective; (7) total and mean number of staff per 10,000 students with full or part time responsibilities concerning substance abuse education; (8) percent of districts receiving technical assistance regarding substance abuse from various sources; (9) percent of districts receiving technical assistance regarding substance abuse and desiring more assistance; (10) percent of districts indicating whether student substance abuse has increased or decreased over the past 2 years; and (11) selected standard errors by district characteristics. A copy of the survey questionnaire is appended. (JD)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Education Statistics (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
Note: For related document, see SP 029 825.