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PDK/Gallup Poll of the Public’s Attitudes Toward the Public Schools

The PDK/Gallup Poll of the Public’s Attitudes Toward the Public Schools is an annual poll that allows educators and policy makers to track public opinion about one of this nation’s most important institutions: its public schools.

2013 PDK/Gallup poll

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In June, the teacher professional association Phi Delta Kappa and Gallup surveyed 1,000 adults on their perceptions of schools and education. Published in the September issue of Kappan magazine, the results are remarkable.