Block scheduling survey for Teachers Essay

Submitted By Melanie-Taylor
Words: 486
Pages: 2

Please respond to the following items regarding demographical items by checking the appropriate category.
Gender: Male Female
Present Teaching Level: 0 to 10 years 11 to 20 years above 20 years
Present Teaching Level: Sophomore Junior Senior
Teaching Background: Only traditional; 50-55 minute period day Only block/modified block; Both
Please respond to the following statements concerning schools that operate on a non-traditional (block) schedule.
Strongly Disagree Disagree Agree Strongly Agree
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1. Block scheduling allows more individualized attention to the students than a traditional schedule.
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2. Block scheduling has decreased the number of disruptions in my classroom.
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3. Block scheduling has provided more planning time to increase the quality of instruction.
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4. Block scheduling allows students to increase their achievement (overall grade) in my classroom
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5. Students can complete more assignments because they have fewer classes on which to focus.
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6. Block scheduling has increased the attendance in my classroom.
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7. The quality of my relationship with my students has increased under a block schedule.
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8. Block scheduling has increased my level of instruction.
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9. Block scheduling allows more time to complete labs and class projects.
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10. High schools are more likely to increase student achievement under a block schedule than a traditional schedule. 1 2 3 4

Strongly Disagree Disagree Agree Strongly Agree
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11. I have experienced a decrease in the amount of paperwork under a block schedule.
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12. Block scheduling is more likely to have an increase in math achievement.
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13. Block scheduling is more likely to have an increase in language arts achievement.
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