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Title: New Times Poll # 1983-ED: Education Poll      
dateReleased:
08-26-2007
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.4/USNYT1983-ED
ID:
hdl:1902.4/USNYT1983-ED
description:
This survey covers the following issues and topics: Quality of public education today; most important problems facing public schools; quality of preparation for college, work force, and responsible citizenship; quality of programs, extracurricular activities, discipline, drug and driver education; teachers and knowledge of subject taught, training and interest in teaching; increase in teachers' salaries by raising taxes; problems in community schools: non-supportive parents, uninterested children, overcrowded classrooms, physical safety of teachers and students, loss of financial aid from federal and state governments; need for making subject matter more relevant; need for more/less emphasis on: basic skills, job preparation, college preparation, foreign languages, art and music, science and math, history, driver education, alcohol and drug education, extra curricular activities, sex education; increase in taxes to fund school systems; discipline in public schools as a function of: dress code, physical punishment, uniformed security guards, locker searches, suspensions or
description:
New York Times, 2007, "New Times Poll # 1983-ED: Education Poll"
name:
New York Times
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997