Result Details

KENTUCKY (90.95% responded)
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT (100.00% responded)
Kentucky Middle Schools (92.79% responded)
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (100.00% 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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9055 / dk = 42
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
44%
26%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%

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

4
15%
49%
33%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
46%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9019 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

4
14%
46%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
46%
46%

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

5%
18%
49%
28%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
8%
16%
73%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8999 / dk = 38
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
47%
30%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
8%
16%
73%

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

5%
20%
50%
25%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
41%
54%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8988 / dk = 75
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
48%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
41%
54%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
36%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8933 / dk = 137
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
46%
25%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
11%
36%
47%

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

4
19%
53%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
3
39%
56%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9005 / dk = 60
 
 
 
 

3
18%
53%
26%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
3
39%
56%

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

4%
15%
53%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
11%
27%
57%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8931 / dk = 144
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
52%
30%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
11%
27%
57%

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
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 31
 
 
 
 
 

13%
13%
32%
35%
6%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8273
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
21%
26%
36%
14%
2
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 31
 
 
 
 
 

13%
13%
32%
35%
6%

b. Collaborative planning time
KENTUCKY
n = 37298
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
42%
33%
12%
3
0
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
37%
37%
9%
9%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8239
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
38%
33%
14%
3
0
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
37%
37%
9%
9%

c. Supervisory duties
KENTUCKY
n = 37221
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
46%
32%
10%
4
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
34%
9%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8229
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
47%
34%
10%
4
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
34%
9%
3

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

3
53%
38%
5%
1
0
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 

3
50%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8178
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
40%
6%
1
0
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 

3
50%
47%

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
KENTUCKY
n = 37148
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
48%
33%
10%
3
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
53%
28%
9%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8215
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
48%
34%
10%
3
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
53%
28%
9%
3

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

6%
57%
27%
7%
2
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 

12%
50%
31%
6%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8221
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
57%
28%
6%
2
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 

12%
50%
31%
6%

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

2
50%
39%
7%
2
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
41%
37%
16%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8256
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
49%
40%
8%
2
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
41%
37%
16%
3

h. Addressing student discipline issues
KENTUCKY
n = 37352
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
30%
9%
4
2
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

81%
19%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8246
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
51%
32%
10%
4
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

81%
19%

i. Professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 36807
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
56%
26%
6%
2
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 31
 
 
 
 

3
71%
19%
6%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8129
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
55%
27%
6%
2
1
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 31
 
 
 
 

3
71%
19%
6%

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

7%
36%
31%
14%
7%
5%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
47%
19%
28%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8210
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
36%
30%
15%
8%
6%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
47%
19%
28%
3

k. Delivery of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37338
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
34%
45%
13%
4
1
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 

31%
53%
12%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8246
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
35%
43%
14%
4%
2
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 

31%
53%
12%
3

l. Utilizing results of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37337
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
34%
44%
14%
4%
2
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 31
 
 
 
 

3
32%
42%
23%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8254
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
33%
44%
15%
5%
2
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 31
 
 
 
 

3
32%
42%
23%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
9%
31%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8293
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
24%
26%
25%
18%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
9%
31%
28%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9036 / dk = 53
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
34%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%

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

3
13%
46%
38%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
32%
65%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9034 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

4
14%
45%
38%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
32%
65%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
33%
61%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8817 / dk = 256
 
 
 
 

2
9%
56%
33%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
33%
61%

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

1
2
47%
50%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8981 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

1
2
46%
51%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9030 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

3
10%
45%
41%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%

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

2
10%
53%
35%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
24%
68%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8994 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

2
10%
54%
35%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
24%
68%

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

4%
12%
43%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

14%
22%
64%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9005 / dk = 83
 
 
 
 

4
12%
43%
41%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

14%
22%
64%

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

2
8%
50%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8994 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

2
8%
49%
41%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

22%
78%

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

2
8%
49%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
19%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8993 / dk = 69
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
41%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
19%
78%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

6%
28%
67%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9015 / dk = 50
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
35%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

6%
28%
67%

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

2
7%
49%
43%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8972 / dk = 91
 
 
 
 

2
8%
48%
42%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
27%
70%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
16%
81%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8637 / dk = 454
 
 
 
 

4
20%
59%
17%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
16%
81%

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

2
8%
60%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 

22%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8890 / dk = 190
 
 
 
 

1
9%
61%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 

22%
78%

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

2
9%
54%
36%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

14%
86%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8921 / dk = 145
 
 
 
 

1
11%
56%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

14%
86%

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

1
4%
58%
38%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

11%
89%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8961 / dk = 117
 
 
 
 

0
5%
61%
34%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

11%
89%

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

2
11%
56%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

16%
84%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8841 / dk = 229
 
 
 
 

1
12%
59%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

16%
84%

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

4%
20%
57%
18%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 

29%
71%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8886 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

4
21%
59%
17%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 

29%
71%

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

2
12%
62%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 

31%
69%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8660 / dk = 413
 
 
 
 

2
14%
62%
21%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 

31%
69%

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

2
10%
58%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

19%
81%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8699 / dk = 366
 
 
 
 

2
12%
59%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

19%
81%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

3
33%
64%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9051 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

4
10%
51%
35%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

3
33%
64%

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

6%
20%
57%
17%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
58%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9021 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
56%
16%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
58%
33%

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

3
12%
52%
32%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
40%
57%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8995 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

3
13%
51%
33%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
40%
57%

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

8%
18%
45%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
49%
37%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8980 / dk = 79
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
43%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
49%
37%

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

5%
12%
47%
36%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
50%
42%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8987 / dk = 63
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
45%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
50%
42%

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

3
16%
52%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
53%
39%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8977 / dk = 84
 
 
 
 

3
17%
53%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

8%
53%
39%

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

1
5%
50%
43%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 

19%
81%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8990 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

1
6%
50%
44%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 

19%
81%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
3
31%
63%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8978 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

2
10%
52%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
3
31%
63%

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

3
10%
50%
38%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

3
31%
67%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8968 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

2
9%
50%
39%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

3
31%
67%

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

3
11%
51%
35%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
3
31%
64%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8949 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

2
10%
51%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
3
31%
64%

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

2
7%
50%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
43%
54%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8914 / dk = 101
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
43%
54%

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

4%
17%
50%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

9%
37%
54%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8802 / dk = 224
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
50%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

9%
37%
54%

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

3
12%
53%
33%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
47%
50%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8904 / dk = 118
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
33%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
47%
50%

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

2
9%
52%
37%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
41%
57%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8932 / dk = 88
 
 
 
 

2
9%
52%
37%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
41%
57%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
11%
83%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8798 / dk = 283
 
 
 
 

3
13%
30%
55%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
11%
83%

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

2
8%
28%
63%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 

6%
94%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8908 / dk = 153
 
 
 
 

1
7%
26%
65%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 

6%
94%

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

3
13%
34%
50%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

3
19%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8882 / dk = 180
 
 
 
 

3
12%
32%
52%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

3
19%
78%

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

10%
26%
39%
25%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

6%
26%
38%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8711 / dk = 353
 
 
 
 

10%
26%
39%
25%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

6%
26%
38%
29%

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

8%
23%
40%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

9%
40%
51%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8880 / dk = 186
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
40%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

9%
40%
51%

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

20%
34%
32%
14%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

24%
30%
33%
12%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8512 / dk = 555
 
 
 
 

20%
34%
32%
14%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

24%
30%
33%
12%

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

16%
33%
33%
19%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
35%
32%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8605 / dk = 474
 
 
 
 

15%
34%
33%
18%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
35%
32%
29%

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

9%
26%
40%
25%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
21%
41%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8679 / dk = 375
 
 
 
 

8%
27%
40%
25%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
21%
41%
32%

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

7%
24%
41%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

11%
54%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8820 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
40%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

11%
54%
34%

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

4%
17%
40%
39%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 33 / dk = 3
 
 
 

12%
33%
55%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8867 / dk = 195
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
39%
39%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 33 / dk = 3
 
 
 

12%
33%
55%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

8%
11%
53%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8885 / dk = 213
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
53%
18%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

8%
11%
53%
28%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
50%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8937 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

3
13%
52%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
50%
47%

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

6%
16%
46%
32%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
43%
51%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8989 / dk = 79
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
46%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
43%
51%

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

7%
17%
45%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
49%
43%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8958 / dk = 114
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
44%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
49%
43%

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

4%
13%
46%
37%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
41%
49%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8971 / dk = 115
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
45%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
41%
49%

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

1
4%
46%
49%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
16%
81%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9026 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

1
4%
46%
49%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
16%
81%

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

1
3
45%
50%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 

39%
61%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8975 / dk = 101
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
51%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 

39%
61%

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

2
6%
51%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
39%
58%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8885 / dk = 206
 
 
 
 

2
6%
50%
42%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
39%
58%

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

2
8%
51%
39%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
36%
56%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8915 / dk = 160
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
40%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
36%
56%

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

2
6%
50%
41%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
30%
59%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8773 / dk = 287
 
 
 
 

2
6%
49%
42%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
30%
59%

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

3
10%
51%
36%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
3
44%
50%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8238 / dk = 814
 
 
 
 

3
10%
51%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
3
44%
50%

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

4%
12%
48%
36%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
32%
57%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8944 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

4
12%
48%
37%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

11%
32%
57%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
50%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8550 / dk = 529
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
55%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
50%
47%

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

3
9%
59%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

49%
51%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8809 / dk = 259
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

49%
51%

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

3
12%
57%
28%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
46%
49%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8816 / dk = 250
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
46%
49%

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

2
8%
60%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
41%
54%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8806 / dk = 257
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
41%
54%

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

2
9%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
46%
51%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8689 / dk = 357
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
46%
51%

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

2
8%
61%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
51%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8577 / dk = 464
 
 
 
 

2
9%
61%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
51%
46%

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

5%
13%
52%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
49%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8904 / dk = 162
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
51%
30%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
49%
46%

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

2
7%
59%
32%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

3
49%
49%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8866 / dk = 193
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
33%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

3
49%
49%

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

4
10%
56%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 

6%
50%
44%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8411 / dk = 643
 
 
 
 

4
10%
56%
30%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 

6%
50%
44%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 

43%
57%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8420 / dk = 636
 
 
 
 

2
6%
56%
36%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 

43%
57%

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

2
10%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
54%
41%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 7730 / dk = 1307
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
54%
41%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
54%
43%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8072 / dk = 964
 
 
 
 

1
7%
60%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
54%
43%

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

2
8%
59%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
57%
40%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8054 / dk = 981
 
 
 
 

2
8%
59%
31%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
57%
40%

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

2
7%
59%
31%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
56%
42%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8170 / dk = 864
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
32%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
56%
42%

 

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
40%
54%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8916 / dk = 167
 
 
 
 

2
11%
59%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
40%
54%

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

2
10%
60%
28%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
49%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8955 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

2
10%
61%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
49%
46%

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

1
8%
60%
30%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 30 / dk = 6
 
 
 

7%
53%
40%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8488 / dk = 556
 
 
 
 

1
9%
60%
30%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 30 / dk = 6
 
 
 

7%
53%
40%

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

1
4
62%
33%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32 / dk = 4
 
 

62%
37%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8311 / dk = 711
 
 
 
 

1
4
62%
33%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32 / dk = 4
 
 

62%
37%

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

5%
19%
52%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 33 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
21%
55%
21%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8756 / dk = 319
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
52%
24%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 33 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
21%
55%
21%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 29 / dk = 6
 
 
 

7%
55%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8093 / dk = 964
 
 
 
 

2
8%
61%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 29 / dk = 6
 
 
 

7%
55%
38%

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

3
13%
57%
27%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

6%
56%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8872 / dk = 194
 
 
 
 

3
14%
56%
27%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

6%
56%
38%

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

3
15%
57%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 
 

14%
42%
44%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8905 / dk = 151
 
 
 
 

3
15%
57%
25%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 
 

14%
42%
44%

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

1
3
60%
36%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 36
 
 

42%
58%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8958 / dk = 104
 
 
 
 

1
3
59%
37%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 36
 
 

42%
58%

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

3
16%
57%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

12%
47%
41%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8699 / dk = 326
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

12%
47%
41%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

17%
49%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8865 / dk = 168
 
 
 
 

2
11%
59%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

17%
49%
34%

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

3
19%
55%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

18%
50%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8594 / dk = 449
 
 
 
 

3
18%
55%
24%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

18%
50%
32%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

12%
50%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8857 / dk = 175
 
 
 
 

2
8%
62%
28%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 

12%
50%
38%

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

2
7%
63%
29%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

11%
51%
37%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8879 / dk = 138
 
 
 
 

2
7%
62%
29%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

11%
51%
37%

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

4%
17%
55%
24%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

26%
40%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8646 / dk = 378
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
55%
24%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

26%
40%
34%

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%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

16%
84%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8107
 
 

37%
63%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

16%
84%

b. Kentucky Academic Standards
KENTUCKY
n = 36576
 
 

27%
73%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

9%
91%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8066
 
 

29%
71%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

9%
91%

c. Student assessment
KENTUCKY
n = 36545
 
 

35%
65%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

25%
75%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8063
 
 

37%
63%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

25%
75%

d. Differentiating instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36689
 
 

53%
47%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

31%
69%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8113
 
 

54%
46%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

31%
69%

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

45%
55%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

22%
78%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8074
 
 

46%
54%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

22%
78%

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

43%
57%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

37%
62%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8050
 
 

44%
56%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

37%
62%

g. English Language Learners
KENTUCKY
n = 36478
 
 

38%
62%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

9%
91%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8031
 
 

37%
63%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

9%
91%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
KENTUCKY
n = 36717
 
 

55%
45%
ANCHORAGE INDEPENDENT
n = 32
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8098
 
 

56%
44%
ANCHORAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
n = 32
 
 

44%
56%

i. Methods of teaching
KENTUCKY
n = 36441
 
 

31%