Result Details

KENTUCKY (90.95% responded)
CARROLL COUNTY (79.07% responded)

 

Time

Q2.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about the use of time in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Class sizes are reasonable such that teachers have the time available to meet the needs of all students.
KENTUCKY
n = 41223 / dk = 198
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
45%
26%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

4
18%
58%
21%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
KENTUCKY
n = 41062 / dk = 216
 
 
 
 

4
15%
49%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

5%
28%
47%
20%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions
KENTUCKY
n = 40940 / dk = 201
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
49%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101
 
 
 
 

11%
25%
50%
14%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
KENTUCKY
n = 40865 / dk = 393
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
50%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

16%
28%
47%
9%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
KENTUCKY
n = 40688 / dk = 590
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
46%
23%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

15%
24%
53%
8%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40947 / dk = 309
 
 
 
 

4
19%
53%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

7%
30%
54%
9%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40791 / dk = 525
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
53%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

16%
9%
61%
14%

Q2.2 In an average week, how much time do you devote to the following activities during the school day (i.e., time for which you are under contract to be at the school)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses


a. Individual planning time
KENTUCKY
n = 37406
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
21%
26%
36%
14%
2
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
31%
35%
21%
9%
1

b. Collaborative planning time
KENTUCKY
n = 37298
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
42%
33%
12%
3
0
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 
 
 
 

12%
37%
31%
18%
2

c. Supervisory duties
KENTUCKY
n = 37221
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
46%
32%
10%
4
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
33%
47%
15%
1
1

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
KENTUCKY
n = 37111
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
38%
5%
1
0
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 
 
 
 

24%
52%
22%
1
1

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
KENTUCKY
n = 37148
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
48%
33%
10%
3
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
37%
38%
13%
5%
1

f. Preparing for/participating in the teacher evaluation process?
KENTUCKY
n = 37200
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
57%
27%
7%
2
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
44%
32%
12%
2
2

g. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
KENTUCKY
n = 37352
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
50%
39%
7%
2
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
44%
36%
16%
1
1

h. Addressing student discipline issues
KENTUCKY
n = 37352
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
30%
9%
4
2
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
39%
33%
19%
6%
2

i. Professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 36807
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
56%
26%
6%
2
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
39%
34%
15%
3
2

j. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37241
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
36%
31%
14%
7%
5%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
40%
24%
16%
3
5%

k. Delivery of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37338
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
34%
45%
13%
4
1
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
40%
40%
14%
2
2

l. Utilizing results of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37337
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
34%
44%
14%
4%
2
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
30%
46%
14%
4%
4%

Q2.3 In an average week of teaching, how many hours do you spend on school-related activities outside the regular school work day (before or after school, and/or on weekends)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses
KENTUCKY
n = 37542
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
22%
25%
26%
19%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 

2
18%
30%
23%
27%

 

Facilities and Resources

Q3.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about your school facilities and resources.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers have sufficient access to appropriate instructional materials.
KENTUCKY
n = 41160 / dk = 225
 
 
 
 

2
12%
52%
34%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

2
7%
61%
30%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
KENTUCKY
n = 41157 / dk = 141
 
 
 
 

3
13%
46%
38%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
8%
56%
34%

c. Teachers have sufficient support to use effectively the state-approved electronic platform (i.e., CIITS, EDS).
KENTUCKY
n = 39909 / dk = 1379
 
 
 
 

2
9%
58%
32%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

3
5%
67%
25%

d. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
KENTUCKY
n = 41021 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

1
2
47%
50%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 

1
50%
49%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
KENTUCKY
n = 41106 / dk = 187
 
 
 
 

3
10%
47%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
8%
53%
38%

f. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
KENTUCKY
n = 40965 / dk = 338
 
 
 
 

2
10%
53%
35%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
7%
55%
35%

g. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
KENTUCKY
n = 41011 / dk = 378
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
43%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
3
48%
47%

h. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
KENTUCKY
n = 40960 / dk = 260
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

2
3
49%
46%

i. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40934 / dk = 280
 
 
 
 

2
8%
49%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
7%
50%
42%

j. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 41067 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
34%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
3
50%
47%

k. Teachers have sufficient access to the library and media facilities.
KENTUCKY
n = 40803 / dk = 485
 
 
 
 

2
7%
49%
43%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
5%
46%
47%

 

Community Support and Involvement

Q4.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about community support and involvement in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Parents/guardians are influential decision makers in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 39273 / dk = 2116
 
 
 
 

4%
21%
58%
18%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

3
36%
56%
4%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
KENTUCKY
n = 40410 / dk = 903
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
13%
74%
10%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
KENTUCKY
n = 40593 / dk = 704
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
36%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

4
11%
64%
22%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40688 / dk = 634
 
 
 
 

1
4%
58%
38%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

1
11%
68%
21%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40125 / dk = 1182
 
 
 
 

2
11%
56%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
19%
65%
13%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40354 / dk = 824
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
57%
18%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101
 
 
 
 

7%
35%
54%
4

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
KENTUCKY
n = 39600 / dk = 1689
 
 
 
 

2
12%
62%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 97 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
23%
67%
7%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 39842 / dk = 1433
 
 
 
 

2
10%
58%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4%
27%
58%
11%

 

Managing Student Conduct

Q5.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about managing student conduct in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Students at this school understand expectations for their conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 41161 / dk = 136
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
34%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

12%
9%
63%
16%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 41086 / dk = 131
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
57%
17%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

12%
33%
51%
4

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
KENTUCKY
n = 40949 / dk = 202
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
32%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

10%
12%
63%
15%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 40883 / dk = 371
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
45%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

14%
18%
57%
11%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
KENTUCKY
n = 40878 / dk = 313
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
47%
36%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

16%
15%
51%
18%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 40861 / dk = 359
 
 
 
 

3
16%
52%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
56%
20%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
KENTUCKY
n = 40943 / dk = 264
 
 
 
 

1
5%
50%
43%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
9%
64%
22%

 

Teacher Leadership

Q6.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about teacher leadership in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers are recognized as educational experts.
KENTUCKY
n = 40863 / dk = 338
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
35%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
57%
15%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 40851 / dk = 238
 
 
 
 

3
10%
50%
38%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100
 
 
 
 

10%
24%
48%
18%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
KENTUCKY
n = 40707 / dk = 365
 
 
 
 

3
11%
51%
35%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
25%
50%
16%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
KENTUCKY
n = 40656 / dk = 456
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
5%
62%
26%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
KENTUCKY
n = 39921 / dk = 1189
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
50%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
20%
57%
12%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
KENTUCKY
n = 40456 / dk = 671
 
 
 
 

3
12%
53%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
58%
14%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40668 / dk = 425
 
 
 
 

2
9%
52%
37%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
13%
60%
21%

Q6.2 Please indicate the role teachers have at your school in each of the following areas.
      No role at all
      Small role
      Moderate role
      Large role
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Selecting instructional materials and resources
KENTUCKY
n = 39885 / dk = 1477
 
 
 
 

3
14%
31%
53%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

7%
25%
40%
28%

b. Devising teaching techniques
KENTUCKY
n = 40371 / dk = 886
 
 
 
 

2
8%
28%
63%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
44%
37%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
KENTUCKY
n = 40110 / dk = 1104
 
 
 
 

3
13%
34%
50%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
18%
37%
43%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional learning programs
KENTUCKY
n = 39523 / dk = 1743
 
 
 
 

10%
26%
39%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

30%
23%
35%
11%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
KENTUCKY
n = 40268 / dk = 1022
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
40%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

16%
30%
36%
19%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
KENTUCKY
n = 38581 / dk = 2700
 
 
 
 

20%
34%
32%
14%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

31%
40%
22%
6%

g. Selecting teachers new to this school
KENTUCKY
n = 39041 / dk = 2297
 
 
 
 

16%
33%
33%
19%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 97 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

9%
43%
29%
19%

h. Planning school improvement
KENTUCKY
n = 39531 / dk = 1702
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
40%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

14%
35%
36%
15%

i. Leading professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 40127 / dk = 1078
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
41%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

12%
32%
38%
17%

j. Modeling instructional methods, assessments, and/or classroom management
KENTUCKY
n = 40305 / dk = 949
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
40%
39%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
20%
45%
27%

Q6.5 Teachers have an appropriate level of influence on decision making in this school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 40242 / dk = 1144
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
54%
18%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

11%
22%
56%
10%

 

School Leadership

Q7.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about school leadership in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. The faculty and leadership have a shared vision.
KENTUCKY
n = 40605 / dk = 776
 
 
 
 

3
12%
53%
32%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

9%
21%
50%
21%

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40856 / dk = 407
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
46%
32%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

13%
25%
51%
11%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
KENTUCKY
n = 40660 / dk = 611
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
45%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

14%
26%
45%
14%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 40781 / dk = 540
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
46%
37%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

11%
16%
52%
22%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 41027 / dk = 261
 
 
 
 

1
4%
46%
49%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

3
7%
52%
38%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40832 / dk = 482
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
50%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
3
51%
45%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
KENTUCKY
n = 40261 / dk = 1090
 
 
 
 

2
6%
51%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

5%
6%
54%
35%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
KENTUCKY
n = 40528 / dk = 766
 
 
 
 

2
8%
51%
39%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
12%
50%
35%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
KENTUCKY
n = 39965 / dk = 1284
 
 
 
 

2
6%
50%
41%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

5%
8%
57%
30%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 37443 / dk = 3767
 
 
 
 

3
10%
51%
36%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
20%
54%
23%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
KENTUCKY
n = 40621 / dk = 601
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
48%
36%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
48%
26%

Q7.3 The school leadership makes a sustained effort to address teacher concerns about:
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Leadership issues
KENTUCKY
n = 38779 / dk = 2558
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
55%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

12%
16%
59%
13%

b. Facilities and resources
KENTUCKY
n = 40068 / dk = 1204
 
 
 
 

3
9%
59%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4%
10%
69%
17%

c. The use of time in my school
KENTUCKY
n = 40074 / dk = 1205
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

13%
20%
54%
13%

d. Professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 40158 / dk = 1105
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

11%
14%
62%
13%

e. Teacher leadership
KENTUCKY
n = 39606 / dk = 1617
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
58%
15%

f. Community support and involvement
KENTUCKY
n = 39198 / dk = 2002
 
 
 
 

2
8%
61%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
69%
13%

g. Managing student conduct
KENTUCKY
n = 40541 / dk = 754
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
52%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

16%
16%
54%
13%

h. Instructional practices and support
KENTUCKY
n = 40305 / dk = 938
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
32%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 97 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

8%
8%
63%
21%

i. New teacher support
KENTUCKY
n = 38175 / dk = 3029
 
 
 
 

4
10%
56%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

6%
13%
54%
27%

Q7.4 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about the school council in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers on the school council are representative of the faculty (i.e. experience, subject/grade, etc.)
KENTUCKY
n = 37388 / dk = 3856
 
 
 
 

2
6%
57%
35%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 88 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

5%
6%
64%
26%

b. Parents on the school council are representative of the diversity within the school community.
KENTUCKY
n = 34364 / dk = 6793
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 79 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

3
9%
73%
15%

c. The school council makes decisions that positively impact instruction (i.e. curriculum, instructional practices, etc.).
KENTUCKY
n = 35909 / dk = 5242
 
 
 
 

2
7%
61%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 80 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

7%
5%
71%
16%

d. The school council makes decisions that positively impact school staffing and schedules.
KENTUCKY
n = 35705 / dk = 5441
 
 
 
 

2
8%
59%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 78 / dk = 24
 
 
 
 

8%
13%
65%
14%

e. Overall, the school council provides effective leadership in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 36269 / dk = 4850
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 79 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

9%
10%
70%
11%

 

Professional Learning

Q8.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with statements about professional learning in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Sufficient resources are available for professional learning in my school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40569 / dk = 758
 
 
 
 

2
11%
60%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
64%
18%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40853 / dk = 445
 
 
 
 

2
10%
60%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
62%
12%

c. Professional learning offerings are data driven.
KENTUCKY
n = 38522 / dk = 2679
 
 
 
 

1
8%
60%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

8%
13%
61%
18%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
KENTUCKY
n = 37851 / dk = 3229
 
 
 
 

1
4
62%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 85 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

4
5%
64%
28%

e. Professional learning is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 39887 / dk = 1414
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
52%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

18%
25%
43%
15%

f. Decision making about professional learning is guided by evidence from the growth and effectiveness system.
KENTUCKY
n = 36489 / dk = 4757
 
 
 
 

2
8%
62%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 78 / dk = 24
 
 
 
 

12%
8%
65%
15%

g. Professional learning deepens teachers' content knowledge.
KENTUCKY
n = 40360 / dk = 907
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

10%
14%
54%
22%

h. Teachers have sufficient training to fully utilize instructional technology.
KENTUCKY
n = 40506 / dk = 715
 
 
 
 

3
15%
57%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
60%
12%

i. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
KENTUCKY
n = 40766 / dk = 477
 
 
 
 

1
3
60%
36%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
1
65%
32%

j. In this school, follow up is provided from professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 39668 / dk = 1456
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
59%
15%

k. Professional learning provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 40284 / dk = 845
 
 
 
 

2
12%
59%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
61%
20%

l. Professional learning is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 39033 / dk = 2124
 
 
 
 

3
19%
55%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

11%
21%
52%
17%

m. Professional learning enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
KENTUCKY
n = 40246 / dk = 864
 
 
 
 

2
9%
62%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
13%
62%
19%

n. Professional learning enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40373 / dk = 679
 
 
 
 

2
7%
63%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

6%
13%
60%
22%

o. Teachers contribute to the planning, selection, and/or design of professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 39307 / dk = 1761
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
55%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 97 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

20%
21%
48%
11%

Q8.2 In which of the following areas (if any) do you need professional learning to teach your students more effectively?
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. Your content area
KENTUCKY
n = 36746
 
 

36%
64%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

35%
65%

b. Kentucky Academic Standards
KENTUCKY
n = 36576
 
 

27%
73%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 

30%
70%

c. Student assessment
KENTUCKY
n = 36545
 
 

35%
65%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 

43%
57%

d. Differentiating instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36689
 
 

53%
47%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

69%
31%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
KENTUCKY
n = 36655
 
 

45%
55%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

47%
53%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
KENTUCKY
n = 36485
 
 

43%
57%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

45%
55%

g. English Language Learners
KENTUCKY
n = 36478
 
 

38%
62%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 95
 
 

54%
46%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
KENTUCKY
n = 36717
 
 

55%
45%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

53%
47%

i. Methods of teaching
KENTUCKY
n = 36441
 
 

31%
69%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

41%
59%

j. Reading strategies
KENTUCKY
n = 36450
 
 

37%
63%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

44%
56%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36709
 
 

47%
53%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

53%
47%

l. Classroom management techniques
KENTUCKY
n = 36410
 
 

30%
70%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 

36%
64%

Q8.3 In the past 2 years have you had 10 clock hours or more of professional learning in any of the following areas?
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. Your content area
KENTUCKY
n = 36672
 
 

67%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

66%
34%

b. Kentucky Academic Standards
KENTUCKY
n = 36293
 
 

42%
58%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

29%
71%

c. Student assessment
KENTUCKY
n = 36401
 
 

55%
45%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

51%
49%

d. Differentiating instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36307
 
 

48%
52%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 91
 
 

36%
64%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
KENTUCKY
n = 36247
 
 

26%
74%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

21%
79%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
KENTUCKY
n = 36007
 
 

11%
89%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

9%
91%

g. English Language Learners
KENTUCKY
n = 36014
 
 

11%
89%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

12%
88%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
KENTUCKY
n = 36182
 
 

40%
60%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 

33%
67%

i. Methods of teaching
KENTUCKY
n = 36321
 
 

53%
47%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

51%
49%

j. Reading strategies
KENTUCKY
n = 36243
 
 

44%
56%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 93
 
 

65%
35%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36300
 
 

43%
57%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 94
 
 

31%
69%

l. Classroom management techniques
KENTUCKY
n = 36123
 
 

31%
69%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92
 
 

22%
78%

 

Instructional Practices and Support

Q9.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about instructional practices and support in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. State assessment data are available in time to impact instructional practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 39074 / dk = 2186
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
54%
20%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 90 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
56%
19%

b. Local assessment data are available in time to impact instructional practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 39199 / dk = 1941
 
 
 
 

1
6%
64%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 88 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

1
7%
66%
26%

c. Teachers use assessment data to inform their instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 40114 / dk = 1037
 
 
 
 

0
3
58%
39%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 97 / dk = 3
 
 
 

5%
62%
33%

d. Teachers work in professional learning communities to develop and align instructional practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 40290 / dk = 758
 
 
 
 

1
6%
54%
39%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
6%
50%
43%

e. Provided supports (i.e. instructional coaching, professional learning communities, etc.) translate to improvements in instructional practices by teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 39758 / dk = 1402
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 101 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
50%
33%

f. Teachers are encouraged to try new things to improve instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 40618 / dk = 593
 
 
 
 

1
4%
55%
40%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 102
 
 
 
 

4
6%
50%
40%

g. Teachers are assigned classes that maximize their likelihood of success with students.
KENTUCKY
n = 38771 / dk = 2385
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
54%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
54%
19%

h. Teachers have autonomy to make decisions about instructional delivery (i.e. pacing, materials and pedagogy).
KENTUCKY
n = 40343 / dk = 799
 
 
 
 

3
9%
55%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

10%
18%
52%
20%

i. The curriculum taught in this school is aligned with Kentucky Academic Standards.
KENTUCKY
n = 40471 / dk = 640
 
 
 
 

0
1
49%
49%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 100 / dk = 2
 
 
 

1
56%
43%

j. An appropriate amount of instructional time is spent on required local assessments in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 39691 / dk = 1393
 
 
 
 

2
6%
59%
33%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 92 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

1
8%
66%
25%

 

Overall

Q10.1 Which of the following best describes your immediate professional plans? (Select one.)
      Continue teaching at my current school
      Continue teaching in this district but leave this school
      Continue teaching in this state but leave this district
      Continue working in education but pursue an administrative position
      Continue working in education but pursue a non-administrative position
      Leave education entirely
n = number of responses
KENTUCKY
n = 37422
 
 
 
 
 
 

87%
3
2
4%
1
2
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 
 

80%
2
5%
5%
3
4%

Q10.3 Which aspect of your teaching conditions most affects your willingness to keep teaching at your school? (Select one.)
      Time during the work day
      Facilities and resources
      Community support and involvement
      Managing student conduct
      Teacher leadership
      School leadership
      Professional learning
      Instructional practices and support
n = number of responses
KENTUCKY
n = 36949
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
10%
6%
10%
12%
30%
2
18%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 96
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

19%
15%
4%
8%
15%
24%
4%
11%

Q10.5 Which aspect of your teaching conditions is most important to you in promoting student learning? (Select one.)
      Time during the work day
      Facilities and resources
      Community support and involvement
      Managing student conduct
      Teacher leadership
      School leadership
      Professional learning
      Instructional practices and support
n = number of responses
KENTUCKY
n = 40475
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
7%
3
19%
6%
8%
3
42%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 98
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

18%
9%
5%
17%
5%
7%
4%
34%

Q10.6 Overall, my school is a good place to work and learn.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 40931 / dk = 439
 
 
 
 

6%
6%
39%
49%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 99 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

11%
10%
48%
30%

Q10.7 At this school, we utilize the results from the TELL Kentucky Survey as a tool for school improvement.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 31630 / dk = 9388
 
 
 
 

6%
8%
55%
31%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 70 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

7%
11%
53%
29%

 

New Teacher Support

Q11.1 As a beginning teacher, I have received the following kinds of supports during this current school year.
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. Formally assigned resource teacher/mentor
KENTUCKY
n = 5464
 
 

75%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

75%
25%

b. Seminars specifically designed for new teachers
KENTUCKY
n = 5445
 
 

63%
37%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

58%
42%

c. Reduced workload
KENTUCKY
n = 5432
 
 

24%
76%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

37%
62%

d. Common planning time with other teachers
KENTUCKY
n = 5446
 
 

81%
19%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

79%
21%

e. Release time to observe other teachers
KENTUCKY
n = 5425
 
 

51%
49%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 23
 
 

48%
52%

f. Formal time to meet with mentor during school hours
KENTUCKY
n = 5436
 
 

52%
48%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 23
 
 

43%
57%

g. Orientation for new teachers
KENTUCKY
n = 5425
 
 

70%
30%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 23
 
 

74%
26%

h. Access to professional learning communities where I could discuss concerns with other teacher(s)
KENTUCKY
n = 5412
 
 

82%
18%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

92%
8%

i. Regular communication with principals, other administrator or department chair
KENTUCKY
n = 5430
 
 

88%
12%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 

92%
8%

j. Participation in the KTIP program
KENTUCKY
n = 5420
 
 

66%
34%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 23
 
 

57%
43%

k. Other
KENTUCKY
n = 4524
 
 

43%
57%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 20
 
 

50%
50%

l. I received no additional support as a new teacher.
KENTUCKY
n = 4416
 
 

16%
84%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 20
 
 

15%
85%

Q11.2 On average, how often did you engage in each of the following activities with your resource teacher/mentor during this current school year?
      Never
      Less than once per month
      Once per month
      Several times per month
      Once per week
      Almost daily
n = number of responses


a. Developing lesson plans
KENTUCKY
n = 3988
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
11%
13%
24%
23%
17%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
11%
22%
22%
22%

b. Being observed teaching by my resource teacher/mentor
KENTUCKY
n = 3967
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
31%
26%
8%
4
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
22%
28%
33%

c. Observing my resource teacher's/mentor's teaching
KENTUCKY
n = 3971
 
 
 
 
 
 

30%
26%
19%
15%
6%
4
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

33%
17%
28%
11%
6%
6%

d. Analyzing student work
KENTUCKY
n = 3975
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
12%
15%
23%
14%
23%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
17%
17%
11%
17%
28%

e. Reviewing results of students' assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 3970
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
13%
17%
24%
18%
16%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
11%
22%
17%
11%
28%

f. Addressing student or classroom behavioral issues
KENTUCKY
n = 3974
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
11%
13%
24%
17%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
17%
6%
17%
44%

g. Reflecting on and discussing the effectiveness of my teaching
KENTUCKY
n = 3961
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
9%
15%
27%
20%
23%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
6%
22%
22%
33%

h. Aligning my lesson planning with the state curriculum and local curriculum
KENTUCKY
n = 3974
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
11%
14%
22%
19%
22%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
22%
11%
11%
17%
28%

i. Other
KENTUCKY
n = 2568
 
 
 
 
 
 

29%
6%
10%
18%
14%
22%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 12
 
 
 
 
 

50%
8%
8%
8%
25%

Q11.3 How much did the support you received from your resource teacher/mentor influence your practice in the following areas during this current school year?
      Not at all
      Hardly at all
      Some
      Quite a bit
      A great deal
n = number of responses


a. Instructional strategies
KENTUCKY
n = 3966
 
 
 
 
 

5%
4%
26%
37%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
56%
28%

b. Subject matter I teach
KENTUCKY
n = 3948
 
 
 
 
 

11%
8%
27%
30%
24%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

11%
28%
39%
22%

c. Classroom management strategies
KENTUCKY
n = 3965
 
 
 
 
 

6%
5%
27%
35%
28%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
44%
28%

d. Using data to identify student needs
KENTUCKY
n = 3936
 
 
 
 
 

7%
7%
28%
32%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

11%
33%
39%
17%

e. Differentiating instruction based upon individual student needs and characteristics
KENTUCKY
n = 3951
 
 
 
 
 

7%
6%
29%
33%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

6%
39%
39%
17%

f. Creating a supportive, equitable classroom where differences are valued
KENTUCKY
n = 3947
 
 
 
 
 

7%
5%
28%
34%
25%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 17
 
 
 
 

12%
29%
41%
18%

g. Enlisting the help of family members, parents and/or guardians
KENTUCKY
n = 3961
 
 
 
 
 

11%
11%
32%
27%
19%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 

11%
11%
22%
39%
17%

h. Working collaboratively with other teachers at my school
KENTUCKY
n = 3956
 
 
 
 
 

6%
6%
27%
35%
26%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 

11%
6%
17%
44%
22%

i. Connecting with key resource professionals (e.g., coaches, counselors, etc.)
KENTUCKY
n = 3949
 
 
 
 
 

8%
8%
30%
32%
22%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 
 

6%
6%
17%
56%
17%

j. Complying with policies and procedures
KENTUCKY
n = 3957
 
 
 
 
 

6%
5%
27%
35%
27%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

11%
28%
44%
17%

k. Completing administrative paperwork
KENTUCKY
n = 3950
 
 
 
 
 

7%
6%
27%
33%
26%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

11%
33%
39%
17%

l. Providing emotional support
KENTUCKY
n = 3958
 
 
 
 
 

6%
4%
23%
31%
35%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
44%
28%

m. Other
KENTUCKY
n = 2648
 
 
 
 
 

20%
3
25%
24%
29%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 11
 
 
 
 

36%
27%
18%
18%

Q11.4 Please indicate whether each of the following were true for you and your resource teacher/mentor during this current school year.
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. My resource teacher/mentor and I were in the same building.
KENTUCKY
n = 3976
 
 

92%
8%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 

94%
6%

b. My resource teacher/mentor and I taught in the same content area.
KENTUCKY
n = 3964
 
 

61%
39%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 

67%
33%

c. My resource teacher/mentor and I taught the same grade level.
KENTUCKY
n = 3958
 
 

56%
44%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 18
 
 

56%
44%

Q11.5 Overall, the additional support I received as a new teacher during this current school year improved my instructional practice.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 5182 / dk = 224
 
 
 
 

4%
9%
44%
43%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 
 

4%
46%
50%

Q11.6 Overall, the additional support I received as a new teacher during this current school year has helped me to impact my students’ learning.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 5064 / dk = 202
 
 
 
 

4
8%
46%
42%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 21
 
 
 

5%
48%
48%

Q11.7 Overall, the additional support I received as a new teacher during this current school year has been important in my decision to continue teaching at this school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
KENTUCKY
n = 5117 / dk = 234
 
 
 
 

4%
10%
42%
44%
CARROLL COUNTY
n = 24
 
 
 

8%
46%
46%

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