The U.S. Department of Education released a free, web-based survey
Thursday that schools can use to track the effectiveness of school climate efforts and resources on how to best improve learning environments for students
Evie Blad, Education Week, March 31, 2016Description:
The surveys, developed with input from researchers and the department’s office of safe and healthy students, can be administered to middle and high school students, staff, parents, and guardians, providing real-time data about their perceptions of the school environment….The department also released a Quick Guide on Making School Climate Improvements
, which includes guides to planning school climate efforts, working with “community stakeholders,” collecting and reporting data, choosing and implementing interventions, and monitoring efforts.Read the full article here!