Result Details

Delaware (39.42% responded)
Red Clay Consolidated School District (39.03% responded)
Delaware Elementary Schools (42.48% responded)
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary (78.95% 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.
Delaware
n = 3984 / dk = 39
 
 
 
 

12%
34%
41%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 430 / dk = 4
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1768 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

14%
33%
41%
12%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 
 

3
37%
40%
20%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
Delaware
n = 3965 / dk = 40
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
54%
20%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 429 / dk = 5
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1757 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
56%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

13%
57%
30%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions.
Delaware
n = 3956 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

9%
30%
48%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426 / dk = 7
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1750 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

9%
27%
51%
13%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 

10%
59%
31%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
Delaware
n = 3934 / dk = 75
 
 
 
 

10%
31%
47%
12%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 10
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1744 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

11%
34%
46%
10%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 
 

7%
13%
63%
17%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
Delaware
n = 3867 / dk = 137
 
 
 
 

14%
35%
42%
8%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 417 / dk = 16
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1713 / dk = 60
 
 
 
 

16%
36%
41%
7%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
55%
14%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
Delaware
n = 3940 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

9%
33%
48%
11%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 429 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1748 / dk = 24
 
 
 
 

11%
38%
44%
7%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
28%
45%
24%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
Delaware
n = 3905 / dk = 101
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
51%
16%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 417 / dk = 16
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1729 / dk = 41
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
55%
16%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
3
55%
34%

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
Delaware
n = 3475
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
15%
28%
40%
14%
2
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 390
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1575
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
19%
23%
44%
11%
2
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 

14%
29%
50%
7%

b. Collaborative planning time
Delaware
n = 3477
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
37%
45%
7%
2
0
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 393
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1577
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
38%
47%
5%
1
0
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 

11%
43%
46%

c. Supervisory duties
Delaware
n = 3465
 
 
 
 
 
 

23%
32%
31%
11%
3
0
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 390
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1569
 
 
 
 
 
 

20%
28%
32%
14%
5%
1
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 

18%
39%
21%
21%

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
Delaware
n = 3460
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
53%
39%
5%
1
0
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 390
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1559
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
57%
36%
4%
1
0
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27
 
 

70%
30%

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
Delaware
n = 3458
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
45%
36%
10%
4
1
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 384
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1567
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
42%
38%
10%
4
1
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 
 

18%
43%
25%
11%
4

f. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
Delaware
n = 3492
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
46%
43%
8%
1
1
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 393
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1579
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
48%
42%
7%
1
1
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 

29%
71%

g. Addressing student discipline issues
Delaware
n = 3492
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
47%
33%
11%
3
1
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 393
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1580
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
47%
33%
11%
4%
2
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 

68%
25%
7%

h. Professional development
Delaware
n = 3422
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
55%
26%
5%
1
1
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 385
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1543
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
55%
26%
4%
1
1
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 

14%
61%
25%

i. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
Delaware
n = 3464
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
42%
31%
11%
3
2
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 387
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1567
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
38%
34%
12%
4
3
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 

21%
39%
29%
11%

j. Delivery of assessments
Delaware
n = 3479
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
33%
44%
13%
4
2
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 390
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1575
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
29%
47%
15%
4
2
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 
 

39%
50%
4
4
4

k. Utilizing results of assessments
Delaware
n = 3475
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
41%
39%
10%
3
1
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 391
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1573
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
40%
42%
11%
3
1
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 

39%
50%
11%

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 the weekend)?
      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
Delaware
n = 3501
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
6%
19%
24%
29%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 395
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1586
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
6%
20%
23%
29%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 
 
 

11%
7%
39%
36%
7%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3950 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
54%
22%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 423 / dk = 12
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1755 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
54%
24%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 

10%
55%
34%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
Delaware
n = 3983 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
49%
26%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 7
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1767 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
51%
27%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

3
47%
50%

c. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
Delaware
n = 3974 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

1
6%
56%
36%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 4
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1756 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

1
6%
56%
36%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

33%
67%

d. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
Delaware
n = 3967 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

3
13%
54%
30%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1758 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

2
13%
55%
30%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

3
33%
63%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
Delaware
n = 3942 / dk = 66
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
57%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426 / dk = 8
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1749 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
57%
20%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

17%
57%
27%

f. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
Delaware
n = 3978 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

4
15%
48%
33%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 430 / dk = 3
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1755 / dk = 14
 
 
 
 

4
15%
48%
33%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

33%
67%

g. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
Delaware
n = 3963 / dk = 37
 
 
 
 

3
13%
56%
28%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 428 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1755 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

2
11%
57%
29%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

7%
50%
43%

h. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
Delaware
n = 3965 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

3
14%
56%
27%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 5
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1753 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

2
10%
58%
29%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

3
57%
40%

i. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
Delaware
n = 3985 / dk = 25
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
54%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 429 / dk = 4
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1761 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
56%
23%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 
 

3
17%
43%
37%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3834 / dk = 181
 
 
 
 

6%
28%
48%
18%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 414 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1708 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
51%
16%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 

36%
64%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
Delaware
n = 3914 / dk = 96
 
 
 
 

2
12%
63%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 420 / dk = 12
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1736 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

2
8%
63%
27%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

30%
70%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
Delaware
n = 3959 / dk = 54
 
 
 
 

2
13%
55%
30%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 429 / dk = 5
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1762 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

2
8%
53%
37%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

20%
80%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
Delaware
n = 3918 / dk = 93
 
 
 
 

1
5%
61%
33%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 418 / dk = 15
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1741 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

0
2
56%
42%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

20%
80%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
Delaware
n = 3867 / dk = 142
 
 
 
 

2
17%
57%
24%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 413 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1724 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

1
10%
58%
31%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

27%
73%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Delaware
n = 3911 / dk = 90
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
57%
12%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 420 / dk = 11
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1739 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
58%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 1
 
 

43%
57%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Delaware
n = 3738 / dk = 271
 
 
 
 

4%
22%
60%
14%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 394 / dk = 38
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1685 / dk = 87
 
 
 
 

3
18%
62%
17%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 

41%
59%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
Delaware
n = 3807 / dk = 205
 
 
 
 

4
17%
59%
20%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 399 / dk = 35
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1700 / dk = 74
 
 
 
 

2
15%
59%
24%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 

34%
66%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3988 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
53%
26%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 430 / dk = 2
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1769 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
9%
56%
32%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

47%
53%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
Delaware
n = 3980 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

9%
27%
53%
11%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 431 / dk = 2
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1765 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
61%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

60%
40%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
Delaware
n = 3966 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
53%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 3
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1752 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
15%
54%
28%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

50%
50%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Delaware
n = 3957 / dk = 54
 
 
 
 

14%
30%
39%
17%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 428 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1754 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

10%
26%
43%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

3
43%
53%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
Delaware
n = 3965 / dk = 42
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
49%
22%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 9
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1756 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
50%
25%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 

45%
55%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Delaware
n = 3949 / dk = 50
 
 
 
 

4
21%
52%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 7
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1752 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

1
9%
58%
33%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

50%
50%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
Delaware
n = 3973 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

2
9%
57%
31%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1763 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

2
6%
54%
38%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

40%
60%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3966 / dk = 45
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
57%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426 / dk = 9
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1760 / dk = 14
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
57%
25%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

7%
40%
53%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
Delaware
n = 3949 / dk = 51
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
54%
24%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 422 / dk = 10
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1746 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
53%
26%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

7%
43%
50%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
Delaware
n = 3905 / dk = 90
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
55%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 421 / dk = 14
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1734 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
55%
22%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

7%
47%
47%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
Delaware
n = 3929 / dk = 77
 
 
 
 

3
12%
56%
28%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 424 / dk = 11
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1747 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

3
10%
56%
31%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

40%
60%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
Delaware
n = 3848 / dk = 160
 
 
 
 

8%
29%
48%
15%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 413 / dk = 21
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1705 / dk = 67
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
51%
18%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

7%
50%
43%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
Delaware
n = 3937 / dk = 68
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
55%
19%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 10
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1744 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

4
17%
58%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

43%
57%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
Delaware
n = 3947 / dk = 58
 
 
 
 

3
16%
58%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 7
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1748 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

2
13%
57%
28%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

43%
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
Delaware
n = 3758 / dk = 249
 
 
 
 

9%
31%
34%
27%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 405 / dk = 27
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1661 / dk = 106
 
 
 
 

12%
38%
32%
18%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
38%
45%
14%

b. Devising teaching techniques
Delaware
n = 3804 / dk = 179
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
35%
44%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 408 / dk = 23
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1672 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
37%
37%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
21%
28%
48%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
Delaware
n = 3771 / dk = 208
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
36%
28%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 400 / dk = 30
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1654 / dk = 105
 
 
 
 

12%
31%
35%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
17%
45%
34%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
Delaware
n = 3786 / dk = 205
 
 
 
 

25%
39%
28%
8%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 405 / dk = 26
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1675 / dk = 87
 
 
 
 

26%
40%
28%
6%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
46%
36%
11%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
Delaware
n = 3837 / dk = 165
 
 
 
 

25%
37%
28%
9%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 414 / dk = 17
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1682 / dk = 81
 
 
 
 

22%
37%
32%
9%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
53%
20%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
Delaware
n = 3693 / dk = 308
 
 
 
 

48%
34%
15%
3
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 395 / dk = 36
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1628 / dk = 136
 
 
 
 

48%
34%
16%
3
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 3
 
 
 

26%
41%
33%

g. The selection of teachers new to this school
Delaware
n = 3698 / dk = 305
 
 
 
 

39%
36%
19%
5%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 388 / dk = 45
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1623 / dk = 144
 
 
 
 

37%
36%
21%
6%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

15%
30%
44%
11%

h. School improvement planning
Delaware
n = 3693 / dk = 302
 
 
 
 

18%
37%
33%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 387 / dk = 46
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1646 / dk = 119
 
 
 
 

14%
35%
37%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 
 

29%
46%
25%

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
Delaware
n = 3826 / dk = 193
 
 
 
 

11%
33%
48%
7%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 414 / dk = 21
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1701 / dk = 74
 
 
 
 

10%
30%
53%
7%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
3
69%
21%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3892 / dk = 116
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
57%
17%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 415 / dk = 19
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1719 / dk = 51
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
61%
19%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

43%
57%

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
Delaware
n = 3964 / dk = 41
 
 
 
 

10%
23%
47%
20%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1748 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
50%
23%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

40%
60%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
Delaware
n = 3914 / dk = 85
 
 
 
 

11%
23%
47%
20%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 424 / dk = 8
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1731 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
48%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

3
43%
53%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
Delaware
n = 3918 / dk = 92
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
48%
23%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1732 / dk = 39
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
51%
25%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

37%
63%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
Delaware
n = 3959 / dk = 47
 
 
 
 

2
6%
53%
40%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 9
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1753 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

1
3
51%
45%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

27%
73%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
Delaware
n = 3881 / dk = 127
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
32%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 414 / dk = 19
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1731 / dk = 38
 
 
 
 

1
6%
54%
39%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 

45%
55%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
Delaware
n = 3812 / dk = 195
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
57%
25%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 415 / dk = 18
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1685 / dk = 85
 
 
 
 

4
11%
56%
29%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

43%
57%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
Delaware
n = 3856 / dk = 151
 
 
 
 

4
15%
57%
25%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 420 / dk = 15
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1706 / dk = 66
 
 
 
 

3
11%
58%
28%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

40%
60%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
Delaware
n = 3776 / dk = 221
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
55%
24%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 409 / dk = 23
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1670 / dk = 97
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
55%
28%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

43%
57%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
Delaware
n = 3406 / dk = 574
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
53%
19%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 368 / dk = 62
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1528 / dk = 231
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
56%
22%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 
 

4
43%
54%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
Delaware
n = 3954 / dk = 52
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
52%
26%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 427 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1742 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
53%
27%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 

31%
69%

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
Delaware
n = 3611 / dk = 395
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
56%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 386 / dk = 48
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1581 / dk = 192
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
62%
14%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 

68%
32%

b. Facilities and resources
Delaware
n = 3775 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
64%
16%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 396 / dk = 37
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1658 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
67%
17%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 

59%
41%

c. The use of time in my school
Delaware
n = 3746 / dk = 252
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
59%
14%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 400 / dk = 31
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1641 / dk = 126
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
62%
14%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 

66%
34%

d. Professional development
Delaware
n = 3753 / dk = 246
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
59%
15%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 394 / dk = 38
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1656 / dk = 116
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
64%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

70%
30%

e. Teacher leadership
Delaware
n = 3647 / dk = 342
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
63%
14%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 383 / dk = 49
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1599 / dk = 166
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
67%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

63%
37%

f. Community support and involvement
Delaware
n = 3628 / dk = 372
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
65%
17%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 385 / dk = 49
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1621 / dk = 146
 
 
 
 

3
10%
70%
18%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

47%
53%

g. Managing student conduct
Delaware
n = 3830 / dk = 167
 
 
 
 

10%
23%
52%
15%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 410 / dk = 23
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1685 / dk = 85
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
56%
16%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

47%
53%

h. Instructional practices and support
Delaware
n = 3778 / dk = 219
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
65%
18%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 401 / dk = 32
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1669 / dk = 98
 
 
 
 

3
11%
67%
18%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 

57%
43%

i. New teacher support
Delaware
n = 3435 / dk = 559
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
59%
16%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 354 / dk = 78
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1506 / dk = 263
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
62%
18%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 

57%
43%

 

Professional Development

Q8.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with statements about professional development 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 development in my school.
Delaware
n = 3871 / dk = 132
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
60%
14%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 418 / dk = 14
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1712 / dk = 61
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
63%
13%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 
 

7%
59%
34%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional development.
Delaware
n = 3949 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
63%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426 / dk = 6
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1744 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

4
19%
65%
13%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 
 

3
76%
21%

c. Professional development offerings are data driven.
Delaware
n = 3502 / dk = 490
 
 
 
 

4%
24%
59%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 369 / dk = 59
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1550 / dk = 215
 
 
 
 

4
20%
62%
14%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 
 

4
74%
22%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
Delaware
n = 3218 / dk = 762
 
 
 
 

3
13%
68%
17%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 340 / dk = 89
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1466 / dk = 296
 
 
 
 

2
11%
70%
17%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 23 / dk = 6
 
 
 

9%
65%
26%

e. Professional development is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
Delaware
n = 3800 / dk = 205
 
 
 
 

13%
36%
41%
9%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 412 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1690 / dk = 84
 
 
 
 

13%
36%
41%
9%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 
 
 

3
21%
55%
21%

f. Professional development deepens teachers' content knowledge.
Delaware
n = 3842 / dk = 155
 
 
 
 

8%
28%
53%
11%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 409 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1709 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

5%
23%
60%
12%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 1
 
 
 

11%
75%
14%

g. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
Delaware
n = 3876 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

2
9%
68%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 414 / dk = 14
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1722 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

2
7%
70%
21%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 
 

3
62%
34%

h. In this school, follow up is provided from professional development.
Delaware
n = 3795 / dk = 196
 
 
 
 

7%
33%
49%
11%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 398 / dk = 31
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1687 / dk = 80
 
 
 
 

5%
30%
54%
11%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 1
 
 
 

14%
68%
18%

i. Professional development provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
Delaware
n = 3840 / dk = 140
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
57%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 411 / dk = 17
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1695 / dk = 66
 
 
 
 

4%
24%
59%
12%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29
 
 
 

7%
76%
17%

j. Professional development is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
Delaware
n = 3677 / dk = 302
 
 
 
 

12%
41%
39%
8%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 384 / dk = 43
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1631 / dk = 127
 
 
 
 

9%
41%
41%
8%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

4
15%
63%
19%

k. Professional development enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
Delaware
n = 3818 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
61%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 407 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1692 / dk = 69
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
64%
14%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 

78%
22%

l. Professional development enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
Delaware
n = 3821 / dk = 143
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
64%
15%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 408 / dk = 20
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1690 / dk = 61
 
 
 
 

4
14%
68%
15%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 

81%
19%

m. Professional development is evaluated based on the impact of teacher practice on student learning.
Delaware
n = 3425 / dk = 536
 
 
 
 

8%
29%
52%
11%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 361 / dk = 66
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1515 / dk = 236
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
57%
11%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 25 / dk = 4
 
 
 

4
76%
20%

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


a. Your content area
Delaware
n = 3454
 
 

42%
58%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 386
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1567
 
 

38%
62%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27
 
 

41%
59%

b. State Standards (e.g., Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, etc.)
Delaware
n = 3447
 
 

37%
63%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 387
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1565
 
 

35%
65%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27
 
 

48%
52%

c. Student assessment
Delaware
n = 3444
 
 

35%
65%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 385
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1563
 
 

29%
71%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

23%
77%

d. Differentiating instruction
Delaware
n = 3443
 
 

51%
49%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 381
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1562
 
 

50%
50%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

46%
54%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
Delaware
n = 3439
 
 

56%
44%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 386
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1562
 
 

57%
43%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27
 
 

48%
52%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
Delaware
n = 3430
 
 

47%
53%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 386
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1558
 
 

49%
51%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 

64%
36%

g. English Language Learners
Delaware
n = 3432
 
 

52%
48%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 386
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1561
 
 

55%
45%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 

61%
39%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Delaware
n = 3431
 
 

53%
47%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 381
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1559
 
 

55%
45%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

50%
50%

i. Methods of teaching
Delaware
n = 3423
 
 

34%
66%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 377
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1551
 
 

28%
72%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

23%
77%

j. Reading strategies
Delaware
n = 3418
 
 

38%
62%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 383
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1550
 
 

40%
60%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

42%
58%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
Delaware
n = 3453
 
 

62%
38%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 388
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1564
 
 

61%
39%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

73%
27%

l. Classroom management techniques
Delaware
n = 3413
 
 

32%
68%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 383
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1548
 
 

27%
73%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

23%
77%

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


a. Your content area
Delaware
n = 3415
 
 

71%
29%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 383
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1541
 
 

76%
24%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

96%
4

b. State Standards (e.g., Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, etc.)
Delaware
n = 3397
 
 

56%
44%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 377
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1534
 
 

58%
42%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 25
 
 

48%
52%

c. Student assessment
Delaware
n = 3384
 
 

49%
51%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 374
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1527
 
 

48%
52%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

38%
62%

d. Differentiating instruction
Delaware
n = 3392
 
 

46%
54%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 375
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1533
 
 

46%
54%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

42%
58%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
Delaware
n = 3381
 
 

33%
67%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 377
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1529
 
 

31%
69%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

38%
62%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
Delaware
n = 3365
 
 

9%
91%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 374
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1516
 
 

8%
92%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 

100%

g. English Language Learners
Delaware
n = 3376
 
 

20%
80%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 379
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1528
 
 

26%
74%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

19%
81%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Delaware
n = 3371
 
 

24%
76%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 375
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1520
 
 

25%
75%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 25
 
 

4
96%

i. Methods of teaching
Delaware
n = 3378
 
 

49%
51%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 375
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1524
 
 

46%
54%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

38%
62%

j. Reading strategies
Delaware
n = 3380
 
 

44%
56%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 374
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1529
 
 

50%
50%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

42%
58%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
Delaware
n = 3381
 
 

49%
51%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 378
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1527
 
 

43%
57%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

54%
46%

l. Classroom management techniques
Delaware
n = 3364
 
 

25%
75%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 374
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1520
 
 

24%
76%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 

23%
77%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 3294 / dk = 701
 
 
 
 

21%
33%
40%
6%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 358 / dk = 72
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1450 / dk = 318
 
 
 
 

23%
32%
39%
6%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 24 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

25%
17%
46%
12%

b. Local assessment data are available in time to impact instructional practices.
Delaware
n = 3408 / dk = 576
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
65%
14%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 364 / dk = 65
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1560 / dk = 209
 
 
 
 

3
12%
69%
16%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 3
 
 
 

4
67%
30%

c. Teachers use assessment data to inform their instruction.
Delaware
n = 3684 / dk = 293
 
 
 
 

2
11%
66%
21%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 398 / dk = 32
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1673 / dk = 87
 
 
 
 

1
5%
65%
29%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 
 

4
44%
52%

d. The curriculum taught in this school is aligned with State Standards (e.g., Common Core State Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, etc.)
Delaware
n = 3835 / dk = 131
 
 
 
 

2
6%
59%
34%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 408 / dk = 18
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1728 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

1
6%
57%
36%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
7%
52%
38%

e. Teachers work in professional learning communities or cluster groups to develop and align instructional practices.
Delaware
n = 3829 / dk = 150
 
 
 
 

3
10%
58%
29%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 413 / dk = 16
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1703 / dk = 59
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
33%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
48%
48%

f. There are supports in place (professional learning communities, coaching, etc.) that translate to improvements in instructional practice, including standards implementation.
Delaware
n = 3755 / dk = 225
 
 
 
 

3
15%
62%
20%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 402 / dk = 27
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1676 / dk = 88
 
 
 
 

2
13%
62%
24%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 

69%
31%

g. Teachers are encouraged to try new things to improve instruction.
Delaware
n = 3835 / dk = 135
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 409 / dk = 17
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1705 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

2
9%
58%
31%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 29 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
52%
45%

h. Teachers are assigned classes that maximize their likelihood of success with students.
Delaware
n = 3557 / dk = 404
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
47%
13%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 379 / dk = 46
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1552 / dk = 204
 
 
 
 

10%
31%
48%
12%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

4
4
64%
29%

i. Teachers have autonomy to make decisions about instructional delivery (i.e. pacing, materials and pedagogy).
Delaware
n = 3766 / dk = 214
 
 
 
 

10%
23%
49%
17%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 400 / dk = 29
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1674 / dk = 92
 
 
 
 

13%
29%
45%
13%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 27 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
30%
44%
15%

 

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
Delaware
n = 3485
 
 
 
 
 
 

86%
3
4
3
2
2
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 394
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1578
 
 
 
 
 
 

87%
4
2
2
2
2
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 28
 
 
 

93%
4
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 development
      Instructional practices and support
n = number of responses
Delaware
n = 3405
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

14%
10%
7%
12%
12%
28%
1
16%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 379
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1538
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
9%
8%
10%
13%
30%
1
16%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 26
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
4
8%
12%
4
50%
12%

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 development
      Instructional practices and support
n = number of responses
Delaware
n = 3919
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

15%
8%
3
22%
4%
7%
3
38%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 426
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1723
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

14%
7%
3
19%
4%
6%
3
44%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
13%
10%
10%
3
53%

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
Delaware
n = 3962 / dk = 49
 
 
 
 

7%
11%
48%
34%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 425 / dk = 10
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 1755 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

7%
8%
47%
37%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 30
 
 
 

10%
3
87%

 

New Teacher Support

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


a. Formally assigned mentor
Delaware
n = 378
 
 

93%
7%
Red Clay Consolidated School District
n = 44
N/A
Delaware Elementary Schools
n = 168
 
 

93%
7%
William F. Cooke Jr. Elementary
n = 3
N/A