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How the AP-NORC Center poll was conducted

08/19/2013 1:03am
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research Poll of parents on education was conducted from June 21 to July 22 by NORC at the University of Chicago. It is based on landline and cellphone interviews with a nationally representative random sample of 1,025 adult parents of children enrolled in school between kindergarten and 12th grade in the 2012-13 school year. Interviews included 624 respondents on landline telephones and 401 on cellphones.

AP-NORC Poll: Race, income divide views of schools

08/19/2013 11:28am
Minority and low-income parents are more likely to see serious problems in their schools _ from low expectations to bullying to out-of-date technology and textbooks _ than those who are affluent or white, according to an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research Poll.