ERIC Number: ED477907
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003
Where We Are Now: 12 Things You Need To Know about Public Opinion and Public Schools. Complete Survey Findings.
Public Agenda Foundation, New York, NY.
This document presents the complete findings, full wordings, complete responses, and sample sizes from a series of surveys conduced from 1998 through 2002. The surveys covered a variety of topics about public education, including student achievement, academic standards, standardized testing, accountability, curriculum, safety and discipline, parental involvement, and the status of the teaching profession. The findings are presented here, without commentary, in tabular form. Also included in the document is a list of the studies cited and analyzed. (WFA)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accountability, Attitude Measures, Basic Skills, Community Surveys, Educational Assessment, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Participation, Politics of Education, Public Opinion, Public Schools, School Community Relationship, School District Autonomy, Standardized Tests, Standards, Statistical Data, Student Attitudes, Student Behavior, Student Surveys, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Surveys
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Public Agenda Foundation, New York, NY.
Note: Support provided by Washington Mutual, Seattle, WA. For condensed report, see EA 032 543.