The Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning (TELL) Delaware survey is an anonymous statewide survey of licensed school-based educators to assess teaching conditions at the school, district and state level.
The TELL Delaware survey was administered January 22-February 25, 2013. School-based licensed educators were able to complete the survey anytime during the five-week window, 24 hours a day, from any Internet location using the anonymous access code provided.
Research shows that teaching conditions are positively associated with improved student achievement and teacher retention. The TELL Delaware Survey will provide educators with data, tools and direct support to facilitate school improvement. TELL Delaware includes questions on the following topics:
Every school that reaches the minimum response rate threshold of 50% (and a minimum of 5 respondents) will be able to use its own data in school improvement planning. The TELL Delaware Survey will be administered over a four-week window. Anyone can view the live response rate tracker for every school by visiting this website during the survey window.