V89: PartI: 46b

          Below is a list of current school issues on which we want the judgments of teachers throughout the country.  Please answer each in terms of your judgment of the best educational practice:

Which of the following policies on bussing of elementary school children represents the best educational practice in your estimation?
        
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Children should not be bussed to a school other than their neighborhood school 12,88129.1%
2 Children should be bussed to another school but only to relieve overcrowding 22,65551.3%
3 Nonwhite children should be bussed to another school in order to achieve racial balance 1,3643.1%
4 Both white and nonwhite children should be bussed into schools with a predominantly different racial composition, to achieve racial balance 4,72010.7%
5 - 50.0%
Missing Data
Sysmiss - 2,5685.8%
Total 44,193 100%

Based upon 41,625 valid cases out of 44,193 total cases.

Location: 247-247 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Equality of Educational Opportunity (COLEMAN) Study (EEOS), 1966.

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