Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: QD-032-023-1-1-United States-ROPER-1969

Subject Area: Education Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: First annual survey of public's attitudes toward the public schools, 1969.  [machine-readable data file] / The Gallup Organization  [principal investigator(s)] / Storrs, CT: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: USAIPOSPKED1969-POS750

Date Accessioned: 2/12/2002

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: This survey was sponsored by Kettering Foundation. Data are stored in two files, card1_2.dat and card3.dat. There are 1505 records for card1_2.dat. Card3.dat contains open-ended questions and has 1619 records. It is unknown who the final 114 cases in card 3 is pertain to. Card1_2.vxref and Card3.vxref contain column locations for the data files.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Date Ordered: 1/5/2002

Documentation: One volume hard copy codebook.

Abstract: This survey was conducted between February 4 and February 20 in 1969. It collected information from 1505 national adults about their opinions on the public schools. Major topics include: problems in public schools, students' inputs, parents' involvement in school issues, dress code, student achievement, teachers' performance and federal government's role in education.

Media/File Reports:

7290 (CD-ROM)
7291 (CD-ROM)
7394 (CD-Rom)
7395 (CD-Rom)
9002 (USB Flask Drive)
9003 (USB Flask Drive)
9004 (SSCC network drive)