ERIC Number: ED416233
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
1991 and 1995 National Household Education Survey Questionnaires: NHES:91 Screener, NHES:91 Adult Education, NHES:95 Basic Screener, and NHES:95 Adult Education. Working Paper Series.
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
The National Household Education Survey (NHES) is a data collection system of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), which has as its mission the collection and publication of data on the condition of education in the United States by providing information on those issues that are best addressed by contacting households rather than educational institutions. The NHES is a telephone survey of households. This document contains the telephone interview guides for several components of the NHES in 1991 and 1995. The NHES:91 Screener interview, the screening items for the Adult Education survey and those for the Household Characteristics portion of the survey are presented. The 1991 Adult Education interview is also included. For the 1995 NHES, the Basic Screener is included, and the following areas of the 1995 Adult Education interview are presented: (1) Initial Background; (2) English as a Second Language; (3) Basic Skills and GED Preparation; (4) Credential; (5) Apprenticeship; (6) Career or Job Related Activities; (7) Other Formal Structured Activities; (8) Computer-Only or Interactive Video-Only Instruction on the Job; (9) Remaining Background; and (10) Household Characteristics. (SLD)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Data Collection, Educational Attainment, Elementary Secondary Education, Interviews, Questionnaires, Research Methodology, Surveys
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, National Center for Education Statistics, 555 New Jersey Avenue, N.W., Room 400, Washington, DC 20208-5654.
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Household Education Survey