Summary: This article reports on a poll of registered voters in California concerning school performance. The article breaks down the results of the poll and reports that creating a safe and positive school environment was one of the top priorities that should be addressed.
Source: Louis Freedberg, John Fensterwald, and Theresa Harrington, EdSource, October 4, 2017
Categories: School Culture/Climate, School Health, School Safety
“In evaluating school performance, registered voters in California say creating a safe and positive school environment is far more important than higher scores on standardized tests, according to a Berkeley IGS/EdSource poll. Voters also express considerable concerns about bullying, school fights and other forms of intimidation or violence on school campuses, along with harassment that students experience through social media.”
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