V172: Q95

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

Which of the following policies on neighborhood elementary schools represents the best educational practice, in your estimation?
        
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Neighborhood elementary school should be maintained regardless of any racial imbalance produced 1,91648.6%
2 Neighborhood elementary schools should be maintained, but where possible a device, such as reducing the grade span of schools, "pairing" schools, or another practice, should be used to promote racial balance 77119.6%
3 The idea of neighborhood elementary schools can be abandoned without significant loss 3288.3%
4 - 10.0%
Missing Data
Sysmiss - 92523.5%
Total 3,941 100%

Based upon 3,016 valid cases out of 3,941 total cases.

Location: 243-243 (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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