National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted September 10-11, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
How closely have you followed recent news reports about the schools in
2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable opinion of teachers unions?
3* Should it be against the law for school teachers to go on strike?
4* In terms of its impact on the nation, is it a good thing or a bad thing that most teachers belong to public employee unions?
5* Are public school teachers paid too much, too little or about right?
6* How much does the average school teacher get paid?
7* The average pay for a school teacher is $44,000. Knowing this, are public school teachers paid too much, too little or about right?
8* Is it too easy to get rid of poor teachers, too hard or about right?
9* Do you currently have children in grades K-12?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence