Just 26% Give U.S. Public Schools Positive Marks
Most voters still don't think very positively about the nation's public schools and continue to believe political correctness trumps accuracy in America's textbooks.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that only 26% of Likely U.S. Voters rate the performance of public schools in America today as good or excellent. Thirty-four percent (34%) rate public education as poor. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on June 26-27, 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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