Result Details

Tennessee (82.14% responded)
HAMBLEN COUNTY (94.77% responded)
Tennessee High School (76.99% responded)
Morristown East High (96.81% 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.
Tennessee
n = 59689 / dk = 310
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
47%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
47%
26%
Tennessee High School
n = 16679 / dk = 90
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
46%
23%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
49%
16%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
Tennessee
n = 59637 / dk = 283
 
 
 
 

6%
21%
50%
23%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 667
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
46%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 16642 / dk = 94
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
48%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

2
10%
60%
27%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions
Tennessee
n = 59533 / dk = 278
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
51%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 661 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
47%
30%
Tennessee High School
n = 16642 / dk = 68
 
 
 
 

7%
23%
49%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

10%
32%
48%
10%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
Tennessee
n = 59167 / dk = 705
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
51%
18%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 656 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
50%
27%
Tennessee High School
n = 16545 / dk = 186
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
51%
22%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
15%
64%
19%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine administrative paperwork teachers are required to do.
Tennessee
n = 58519 / dk = 1320
 
 
 
 

9%
23%
49%
18%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
46%
23%
Tennessee High School
n = 16379 / dk = 340
 
 
 
 

9%
22%
48%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

13%
38%
38%
11%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
Tennessee
n = 59297 / dk = 539
 
 
 
 

6%
26%
51%
17%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 660 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

4%
22%
49%
25%
Tennessee High School
n = 16569 / dk = 139
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
51%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

7%
16%
57%
20%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students
Tennessee
n = 58901 / dk = 890
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
54%
20%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 659 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
50%
25%
Tennessee High School
n = 16447 / dk = 264
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
51%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

12%
33%
51%
4%

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
Tennessee
n = 54200
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
20%
30%
32%
14%
2
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 624
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
16%
25%
38%
17%
3
Tennessee High School
n = 14996
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
14%
27%
30%
24%
3
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
8%
24%
24%
38%
5%

b. Collaborative planning time
Tennessee
n = 54055
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
46%
31%
9%
2
0
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 617
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
40%
33%
11%
3
1
Tennessee High School
n = 14942
 
 
 
 
 
 

17%
46%
27%
8%
2
0
Morristown East High
n = 84
 
 
 
 
 

13%
44%
36%
2
5%

c. Supervisory duties
Tennessee
n = 53780
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
41%
32%
11%
4%
1
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 617
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
43%
36%
12%
4
2
Tennessee High School
n = 14886
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
44%
31%
10%
5%
1
Morristown East High
n = 83
 
 
 
 
 

7%
53%
31%
7%
1

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
Tennessee
n = 53855
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
57%
33%
5%
1
0
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 618
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
65%
27%
2
1
1
Tennessee High School
n = 14935
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
58%
30%
5%
1
0
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 

2
48%
48%
1

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
Tennessee
n = 53686
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
51%
31%
9%
3
1
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 616
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
51%
33%
10%
2
1
Tennessee High School
n = 14875
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
52%
30%
9%
3
1
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
46%
28%
20%
3
1

f. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
Tennessee
n = 54070
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
51%
37%
7%
2
1
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 620
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
56%
36%
4%
2
1
Tennessee High School
n = 14938
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
52%
35%
8%
2
1
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 
 
 

47%
47%
5%
1

g. Addressing student discipline issues
Tennessee
n = 54227
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
56%
28%
8%
3
2
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 621
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
64%
24%
6%
2
1
Tennessee High School
n = 15009
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
61%
24%
7%
2
1
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 

2
76%
15%
6%
1

h. Professional development
Tennessee
n = 53521
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
52%
25%
6%
2
2
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 612
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
57%
20%
5%
2
6%
Tennessee High School
n = 14844
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
51%
25%
6%
2
2
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
49%
27%
5%
5%
3

i. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
Tennessee
n = 53839
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
28%
31%
17%
10%
8%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 618
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
27%
34%
13%
11%
11%
Tennessee High School
n = 14920
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
31%
29%
15%
9%
7%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
35%
22%
11%
16%
7%

j. Delivery of assessments
Tennessee
n = 54107
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
32%
42%
14%
5%
2
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 620
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
32%
46%
12%
3
2
Tennessee High School
n = 14975
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
36%
38%
13%
5%
2
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
36%
45%
6%
3
1

k. Utilizing results of assessments
Tennessee
n = 53981
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
32%
40%
15%
6%
3
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 620
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
27%
45%
16%
6%
4%
Tennessee High School
n = 14941
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
38%
36%
13%
5%
2
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
39%
39%
7%
6%
2

Q2.3 In an Average Week of teaching, how many hours do you spend on school-related activities outside the regular school 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
Tennessee
n = 54515
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
19%
22%
26%
25%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 624
 
 
 
 
 
 

0
5%
22%
21%
26%
25%
Tennessee High School
n = 15086
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
18%
21%
24%
28%
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
6%
16%
21%
29%
28%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 59482 / dk = 357
 
 
 
 

3
12%
56%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 663 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 16601 / dk = 126
 
 
 
 

4
14%
56%
26%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

10%
13%
58%
19%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
Tennessee
n = 59673 / dk = 152
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
47%
32%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664
 
 
 
 

2
8%
37%
52%
Tennessee High School
n = 16677 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
46%
30%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
46%
25%

c. Teachers have access to reliable communications technology, including phones, faxes and email.
Tennessee
n = 59668 / dk = 150
 
 
 
 

2
7%
54%
36%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
4
41%
55%
Tennessee High School
n = 16657 / dk = 60
 
 
 
 

3
9%
54%
35%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
56%
24%

d. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
Tennessee
n = 59583 / dk = 203
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
51%
32%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664
 
 
 
 

3
9%
43%
45%
Tennessee High School
n = 16635 / dk = 66
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
51%
32%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

9%
21%
51%
20%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
Tennessee
n = 59367 / dk = 473
 
 
 
 

3
13%
56%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 661 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

1
11%
45%
43%
Tennessee High School
n = 16536 / dk = 184
 
 
 
 

3
14%
57%
26%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
24%
56%
19%

f. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
Tennessee
n = 59446 / dk = 506
 
 
 
 

3
11%
48%
38%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 662 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
5%
41%
52%
Tennessee High School
n = 16600 / dk = 154
 
 
 
 

3
11%
48%
37%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
53%
29%

g. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
Tennessee
n = 59305 / dk = 377
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
35%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 662 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
10%
43%
46%
Tennessee High School
n = 16550 / dk = 118
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
33%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 

11%
56%
33%

h. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
Tennessee
n = 59195 / dk = 470
 
 
 
 

2
7%
53%
37%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664
 
 
 
 

3
9%
42%
46%
Tennessee High School
n = 16517 / dk = 138
 
 
 
 

3
10%
54%
33%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

1
14%
58%
26%

i. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
Tennessee
n = 59371 / dk = 403
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
50%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

2
5%
44%
49%
Tennessee High School
n = 16605 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

8%
17%
49%
26%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
11%
57%
30%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 56375 / dk = 3184
 
 
 
 

5%
26%
55%
14%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 635 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

4
27%
53%
16%
Tennessee High School
n = 15498 / dk = 1123
 
 
 
 

6%
31%
52%
11%
Morristown East High
n = 83 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

7%
34%
53%
6%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with parents/guardians and the community.
Tennessee
n = 58858 / dk = 759
 
 
 
 

1
7%
63%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 656 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

1
4%
61%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 16312 / dk = 323
 
 
 
 

2
10%
66%
22%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
18%
64%
15%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
Tennessee
n = 58915 / dk = 761
 
 
 
 

2
9%
55%
35%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 663 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

0
7%
52%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 16298 / dk = 361
 
 
 
 

2
11%
60%
27%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
16%
64%
19%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
Tennessee
n = 58860 / dk = 801
 
 
 
 

1
4
58%
37%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

0
2
51%
47%
Tennessee High School
n = 16339 / dk = 322
 
 
 
 

1
7%
66%
27%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 3
 
 
 

6%
75%
19%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
Tennessee
n = 58071 / dk = 1592
 
 
 
 

2
11%
57%
30%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 650 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

1
11%
53%
36%
Tennessee High School
n = 15936 / dk = 722
 
 
 
 

3
18%
59%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
28%
61%
9%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Tennessee
n = 58251 / dk = 1241
 
 
 
 

5%
23%
56%
15%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 649 / dk = 14
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
51%
19%
Tennessee High School
n = 16118 / dk = 486
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
55%
12%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

8%
39%
46%
7%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Tennessee
n = 57164 / dk = 2513
 
 
 
 

3
14%
63%
20%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 640 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

2
13%
60%
24%
Tennessee High School
n = 15870 / dk = 789
 
 
 
 

4
17%
62%
17%
Morristown East High
n = 85 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
25%
59%
12%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
Tennessee
n = 57610 / dk = 2009
 
 
 
 

3
12%
59%
26%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 641 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

2
12%
56%
29%
Tennessee High School
n = 16055 / dk = 587
 
 
 
 

3
13%
59%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
65%
11%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 59322 / dk = 224
 
 
 
 

3
9%
56%
33%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
9%
52%
38%
Tennessee High School
n = 16559 / dk = 78
 
 
 
 

4
12%
57%
28%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

2
19%
66%
13%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
Tennessee
n = 59347 / dk = 207
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
61%
15%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 659 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
17%
62%
18%
Tennessee High School
n = 16577 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
59%
12%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

8%
29%
58%
5%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
Tennessee
n = 59060 / dk = 277
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
32%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 660 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
8%
48%
42%
Tennessee High School
n = 16501 / dk = 80
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
27%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

3
19%
60%
18%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Tennessee
n = 58951 / dk = 559
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
48%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
43%
36%
Tennessee High School
n = 16482 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

8%
20%
47%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

18%
35%
40%
8%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
Tennessee
n = 59033 / dk = 470
 
 
 
 

4%
11%
50%
36%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
11%
44%
42%
Tennessee High School
n = 16507 / dk = 129
 
 
 
 

4%
11%
51%
34%
Morristown East High
n = 90
 
 
 
 

9%
29%
47%
16%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Tennessee
n = 58954 / dk = 602
 
 
 
 

2
13%
56%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 657 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
12%
50%
36%
Tennessee High School
n = 16388 / dk = 252
 
 
 
 

4%
24%
54%
18%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

11%
27%
53%
9%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
Tennessee
n = 59088 / dk = 420
 
 
 
 

1
4%
53%
41%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 657 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

0
2
48%
50%
Tennessee High School
n = 16489 / dk = 137
 
 
 
 

2
5%
55%
37%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
64%
30%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 58407 / dk = 626
 
 
 
 

3
12%
56%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 650 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
7%
55%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 16284 / dk = 204
 
 
 
 

4
14%
57%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

8%
14%
69%
9%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
Tennessee
n = 58480 / dk = 416
 
 
 
 

3
11%
54%
31%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 650 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
8%
49%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 16318 / dk = 121
 
 
 
 

3
12%
56%
29%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
61%
18%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
Tennessee
n = 58157 / dk = 789
 
 
 
 

3
14%
55%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 650 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
11%
51%
36%
Tennessee High School
n = 16207 / dk = 258
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
55%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
59%
12%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
Tennessee
n = 58119 / dk = 802
 
 
 
 

2
9%
55%
34%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 647 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

2
5%
48%
44%
Tennessee High School
n = 16164 / dk = 277
 
 
 
 

3
11%
56%
31%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

5%
9%
61%
25%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
Tennessee
n = 56942 / dk = 1971
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
52%
24%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 644 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

4
18%
48%
30%
Tennessee High School
n = 15749 / dk = 707
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
50%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

12%
36%
37%
15%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
Tennessee
n = 57759 / dk = 1215
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 647 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
7%
54%
35%
Tennessee High School
n = 16079 / dk = 399
 
 
 
 

4
14%
58%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
19%
57%
12%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
Tennessee
n = 58066 / dk = 822
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
32%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 645 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

2
7%
53%
38%
Tennessee High School
n = 16175 / dk = 276
 
 
 
 

3
13%
58%
27%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
64%
11%

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
Tennessee
n = 57164 / dk = 2551
 
 
 
 

4
19%
38%
40%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 640 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

2
12%
39%
47%
Tennessee High School
n = 15851 / dk = 812
 
 
 
 

4
16%
36%
44%
Morristown East High
n = 84 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
36%
39%

b. Devising teaching techniques
Tennessee
n = 58069 / dk = 1494
 
 
 
 

2
10%
32%
55%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 649 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

1
8%
31%
60%
Tennessee High School
n = 16201 / dk = 421
 
 
 
 

2
9%
30%
59%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

1
13%
38%
48%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
Tennessee
n = 57269 / dk = 2061
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
37%
39%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 637 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
37%
43%
Tennessee High School
n = 16088 / dk = 472
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
35%
46%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
33%
39%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
Tennessee
n = 56959 / dk = 2587
 
 
 
 

19%
34%
34%
13%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 641 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

13%
30%
42%
15%
Tennessee High School
n = 15841 / dk = 787
 
 
 
 

20%
35%
33%
12%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

28%
30%
31%
10%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
Tennessee
n = 57896 / dk = 1719
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
39%
26%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 646 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

11%
23%
38%
28%
Tennessee High School
n = 16033 / dk = 603
 
 
 
 

17%
32%
36%
15%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

35%
36%
23%
6%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
Tennessee
n = 55184 / dk = 4404
 
 
 
 

38%
34%
21%
7%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 625 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

30%
36%
22%
12%
Tennessee High School
n = 15339 / dk = 1301
 
 
 
 

45%
32%
18%
6%
Morristown East High
n = 82 / dk = 9
 
 
 

68%
24%
7%

g. The selection of teachers new to this school
Tennessee
n = 54879 / dk = 4761
 
 
 
 

53%
25%
15%
7%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 614 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

43%
31%
19%
7%
Tennessee High School
n = 15290 / dk = 1358
 
 
 
 

57%
25%
12%
5%
Morristown East High
n = 82 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

54%
35%
7%
4

h. School improvement planning
Tennessee
n = 56738 / dk = 2841
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
38%
32%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 630 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
35%
40%
Tennessee High School
n = 15765 / dk = 873
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
38%
28%
Morristown East High
n = 81 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

19%
32%
37%
12%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 58621 / dk = 1316
 
 
 
 

3
10%
58%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 650 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

3
10%
54%
33%
Tennessee High School
n = 16319 / dk = 432
 
 
 
 

4
13%
60%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

5%
37%
55%
3

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect.
Tennessee
n = 59084 / dk = 719
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
49%
29%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
48%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 16482 / dk = 230
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
51%
26%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

9%
39%
46%
6%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
Tennessee
n = 58735 / dk = 1002
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
47%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 657 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
47%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 16389 / dk = 297
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
49%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
35%
46%
8%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
Tennessee
n = 58748 / dk = 1104
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
50%
33%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

3
12%
47%
39%
Tennessee High School
n = 16412 / dk = 316
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
51%
30%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
31%
56%
7%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
Tennessee
n = 59502 / dk = 350
 
 
 
 

1
3
46%
50%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 661 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

0
2
41%
57%
Tennessee High School
n = 16576 / dk = 140
 
 
 
 

1
5%
51%
43%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 

2
64%
34%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
Tennessee
n = 58994 / dk = 835
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
51%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

0
2
34%
64%
Tennessee High School
n = 16333 / dk = 370
 
 
 
 

1
5%
53%
41%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

2
8%
57%
33%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
Tennessee
n = 58111 / dk = 1804
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
50%
33%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 652 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
8%
45%
44%
Tennessee High School
n = 16181 / dk = 556
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
52%
28%
Morristown East High
n = 90
 
 
 
 

7%
23%
50%
20%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
Tennessee
n = 58765 / dk = 993
 
 
 
 

3
9%
53%
35%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
7%
48%
44%
Tennessee High School
n = 16315 / dk = 370
 
 
 
 

3
11%
56%
30%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
19%
60%
17%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
Tennessee
n = 57679 / dk = 2105
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
48%
31%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 649 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

4%
10%
42%
44%
Tennessee High School
n = 16033 / dk = 655
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
49%
27%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
28%
45%
16%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
Tennessee
n = 53762 / dk = 5882
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
55%
28%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 604 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

3
7%
52%
37%
Tennessee High School
n = 14826 / dk = 1820
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
56%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 78 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

9%
22%
55%
14%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
Tennessee
n = 58558 / dk = 1082
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
51%
33%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 658 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

2
8%
49%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 16348 / dk = 307
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
52%
31%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
58%
18%

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
Tennessee
n = 54734 / dk = 5057
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
60%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 620 / dk = 44
 
 
 
 

4
10%
57%
28%
Tennessee High School
n = 15237 / dk = 1468
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
59%
18%
Morristown East High
n = 83 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
57%
12%

b. Facilities and resources
Tennessee
n = 57007 / dk = 2741
 
 
 
 

3
10%
63%
24%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 646 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

2
7%
60%
30%
Tennessee High School
n = 15850 / dk = 848
 
 
 
 

4
13%
62%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
60%
11%

c. The use of time in my school
Tennessee
n = 56899 / dk = 2809
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
59%
22%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 642 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

3
10%
58%
29%
Tennessee High School
n = 15874 / dk = 796
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
59%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
64%
13%

d. Professional development
Tennessee
n = 56874 / dk = 2879
 
 
 
 

4
13%
60%
23%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 643 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

2
9%
58%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 15851 / dk = 836
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
59%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
24%
57%
14%

e. Teacher leadership
Tennessee
n = 55812 / dk = 3810
 
 
 
 

3
12%
63%
22%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 629 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

2
8%
61%
28%
Tennessee High School
n = 15489 / dk = 1153
 
 
 
 

4
14%
62%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 85 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
62%
12%

f. Community support and involvement
Tennessee
n = 55754 / dk = 3893
 
 
 
 

3
10%
65%
23%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 634 / dk = 29
 
 
 
 

2
7%
61%
29%
Tennessee High School
n = 15402 / dk = 1256
 
 
 
 

3
12%
63%
21%
Morristown East High
n = 83 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
61%
10%

g. Managing student conduct
Tennessee
n = 57737 / dk = 1948
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
58%
25%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 647 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

3
10%
56%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 16077 / dk = 594
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
57%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

7%
23%
57%
14%

h. Instructional practices and support
Tennessee
n = 57460 / dk = 2197
 
 
 
 

3
8%
63%
27%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 645 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

2
5%
59%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 15955 / dk = 710
 
 
 
 

3
9%
64%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
16%
66%
15%

i. New teacher support
Tennessee
n = 54017 / dk = 5497
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
59%
25%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 625 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

2
5%
58%
35%
Tennessee High School
n = 15177 / dk = 1459
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
57%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
57%
21%

 

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.
Tennessee
n = 58372 / dk = 1477
 
 
 
 

3
14%
61%
23%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 657 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

1
8%
54%
37%
Tennessee High School
n = 16244 / dk = 476
 
 
 
 

4
17%
60%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 88 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

2
12%
65%
20%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional development.
Tennessee
n = 59041 / dk = 746
 
 
 
 

2
14%
62%
22%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 664 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
7%
55%
37%
Tennessee High School
n = 16440 / dk = 259
 
 
 
 

3
15%
62%
20%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

1
7%
73%
20%

c. Professional development offerings are data driven.
Tennessee
n = 54621 / dk = 5256
 
 
 
 

2
10%
62%
27%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 626 / dk = 40
 
 
 
 

1
5%
55%
40%
Tennessee High School
n = 14798 / dk = 1927
 
 
 
 

3
12%
62%
23%
Morristown East High
n = 81 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

1
9%
69%
21%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
Tennessee
n = 52210 / dk = 7250
 
 
 
 

1
7%
65%
27%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 615 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

0
4
58%
38%
Tennessee High School
n = 14229 / dk = 2379
 
 
 
 

2
8%
66%
24%
Morristown East High
n = 78 / dk = 11
 
 
 

8%
71%
22%

e. Professional development is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
Tennessee
n = 57034 / dk = 2727
 
 
 
 

7%
25%
50%
18%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 645 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

4
18%
48%
30%
Tennessee High School
n = 15846 / dk = 857
 
 
 
 

9%
27%
48%
16%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

11%
36%
41%
11%

f. Professional development deepens teachers' content knowledge.
Tennessee
n = 58202 / dk = 1535
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
56%
20%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

4
13%
51%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 16182 / dk = 493
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
48%
15%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

12%
24%
52%
11%

g. Professional development provides teachers with strategies to involve families and other community members as active partners in their children's education.
Tennessee
n = 56907 / dk = 2761
 
 
 
 

6%
29%
50%
15%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 641 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

3
23%
49%
24%
Tennessee High School
n = 15834 / dk = 842
 
 
 
 

9%
32%
47%
13%
Morristown East High
n = 86 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

13%
35%
45%
7%

h. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
Tennessee
n = 58861 / dk = 880
 
 
 
 

1
5%
63%
30%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 656 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

1
3
55%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 16380 / dk = 309
 
 
 
 

2
7%
65%
26%
Morristown East High
n = 91
 
 
 
 

3
8%
70%
19%

i. Follow up is provided from professional development in this school
Tennessee
n = 56906 / dk = 2672
 
 
 
 

4
22%
56%
18%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 641 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

2
17%
52%
29%
Tennessee High School
n = 15807 / dk = 824
 
 
 
 

5%
26%
53%
15%
Morristown East High
n = 90 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
31%
52%
12%

j. Professional development provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
Tennessee
n = 58158 / dk = 1309
 
 
 
 

4
16%
59%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 655 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

1
11%
56%
32%
Tennessee High School
n = 16173 / dk = 437
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
58%
18%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
18%
64%
15%

k. Professional development is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
Tennessee
n = 55629 / dk = 3824
 
 
 
 

6%
30%
48%
16%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 630 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

4
21%
47%
28%
Tennessee High School
n = 15564 / dk = 1044
 
 
 
 

8%
31%
46%
14%
Morristown East High
n = 87 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

9%
41%
38%
11%

l. Professional development enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
Tennessee
n = 57963 / dk = 1416
 
 
 
 

3
13%
62%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 653 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

1
7%
59%
33%
Tennessee High School
n = 16111 / dk = 478
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
61%
17%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
16%
66%
17%

m. Professional development enhances teachers' abilities to help improve student learning.
Tennessee
n = 58093 / dk = 1149
 
 
 
 

3
10%
64%
24%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 651 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

0
6%
59%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 16134 / dk = 408
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
63%
19%
Morristown East High
n = 89 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
13%
67%
18%

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
Tennessee
n = 52820
 
 

40%
60%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 607
 
 

43%
57%
Tennessee High School
n = 14733
 
 

40%
60%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

49%
51%

b. Common Core Standards
Tennessee
n = 53759
 
 

79%
21%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 622
 
 

88%
12%
Tennessee High School
n = 14884
 
 

75%
25%
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 

86%
14%

c. Student assessment
Tennessee
n = 52715
 
 

45%
55%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 606
 
 

47%
53%
Tennessee High School
n = 14668
 
 

43%
57%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

52%
48%

d. Differentiating instruction
Tennessee
n = 53042
 
 

57%
43%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 608
 
 

59%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 14720
 
 

55%
45%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

65%
35%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
Tennessee
n = 52803
 
 

49%
51%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 608
 
 

50%
50%
Tennessee High School
n = 14682
 
 

47%
53%
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 

52%
48%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
Tennessee
n = 52436
 
 

45%
55%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 605
 
 

41%
59%
Tennessee High School
n = 14605
 
 

43%
57%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

42%
58%

g. English Language Learners (ELL)
Tennessee
n = 52353
 
 

35%
65%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 605
 
 

52%
48%
Tennessee High School
n = 14558
 
 

34%
66%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

56%
44%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Tennessee
n = 52857
 
 

60%
40%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 608
 
 

66%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 14667
 
 

55%
45%
Morristown East High
n = 87
 
 

69%
31%

i. Methods of teaching
Tennessee
n = 52473
 
 

41%
59%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 604
 
 

42%
58%
Tennessee High School
n = 14624
 
 

43%
57%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

55%
45%

j. Reading strategies
Tennessee
n = 52567
 
 

46%
54%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 606
 
 

50%
50%
Tennessee High School
n = 14584
 
 

42%
58%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

56%
44%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
Tennessee
n = 52950
 
 

55%
45%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 608
 
 

51%
49%
Tennessee High School
n = 14730
 
 

55%
45%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

54%
46%

l. Classroom management techniques
Tennessee
n = 52283
 
 

33%
67%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 599
 
 

31%
69%
Tennessee High School
n = 14561
 
 

34%
66%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

39%
61%

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
Tennessee
n = 52420
 
 

66%
34%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 603
 
 

74%
26%
Tennessee High School
n = 14578
 
 

62%
38%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

56%
44%

b. Common Core Standards
Tennessee
n = 52607
 
 

59%
41%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 602
 
 

69%
31%
Tennessee High School
n = 14544
 
 

50%
50%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

64%
36%

c. Student assessment
Tennessee
n = 52001
 
 

51%
49%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 598
 
 

59%
41%
Tennessee High School
n = 14460
 
 

51%
49%
Morristown East High
n = 86
 
 

41%
59%

d. Differentiating instruction
Tennessee
n = 51982
 
 

48%
52%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 595
 
 

55%
45%
Tennessee High School
n = 14449
 
 

47%
53%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

46%
54%

e. English Language Learners (ELL)
Tennessee
n = 51403
 
 

10%
90%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 593
 
 

18%
82%
Tennessee High School
n = 14320
 
 

10%
90%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

8%
92%

f. Special education (students with disabilities)
Tennessee
n = 51579
 
 

21%
79%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 593
 
 

23%
77%
Tennessee High School
n = 14366
 
 

23%
77%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

18%
82%

g. Special education (gifted and talented)
Tennessee
n = 51286
 
 

9%
91%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 591
 
 

14%
86%
Tennessee High School
n = 14301
 
 

12%
88%
Morristown East High
n = 84
 
 

8%
92%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Tennessee
n = 51580
 
 

34%
66%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 598
 
 

41%
59%
Tennessee High School
n = 14370
 
 

33%
67%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

20%
80%

i. Methods of teaching
Tennessee
n = 51911
 
 

54%
46%
HAMBLEN COUNTY
n = 599
 
 

66%
34%
Tennessee High School
n = 14460
 
 

54%
46%
Morristown East High
n = 85
 
 

62%
38%

j. Reading strategies
Tennessee
n = 51792
 
 

44%
56%