The Sheff Movement coalition is engaged in a strategic planning process to examine how we as a community can advance the goal of ensuring that every child benefits from quality integrated education.

The results of this survey, along with other data and community input, will be used as we develop strategies for the future of the organization.

Please note that all responses are anonymous and confidential. Thank you for your participation! 

* 1. Please check all that apply to you. I am a...

* 2. Please check all that apply to you. I have attended:

* 9. Overall what is your impression of the Sheff v. O'Neill court decision?

* 10. Overall, what is your impression of how the state has addressed fixing the problems raised in the Sheff v. O'Neill court case?

* 11. Overall what is your impression of the organization called the Sheff Movement?

* 13. Overall what is your impression of the Open Choice program?

* 15. Overall what is your impression of the Sheff magnet schools?

* 16. The Sheff Movement's ultimate goal is to promote quality integrated education for all children.  How important do you think that goal is?

* 17. How well has the Sheff Movement communicated why integration is important?

* 18. How well has the Sheff Movement engaged Hartford residents?

* 19. How well has the Sheff Movement engaged suburban residents?

* 20. How well has the Sheff Movement engaged other community organizations in its work?

* 21. Please rate the following statements:

  Strongly disagree Disagree Neutral Agree Strongly agree No opinion or does not apply to me
The Sheff Movement promotes the best interests of the youth of Hartford.
The Sheff Movement cares about my child.
The Sheff Movement can make a difference in the fight for quality integrated education.
I think it is important that students go to school with other students from different racial backgrounds.
I think it is important that students go to school with other students from different cultural backgrounds.
I think it is important that students go to school with other students from different economic backgrounds.
I think society as a whole benefits from integration.

* 22. Why do you think school segregation exists in Hartford?

* 23. If you could do or change one thing to make sure that all students in the Hartford region have access to integrated schools, what would it be?

* 24. If you could do or change one thing to make sure that all students in the Hartford region have access to a high quality education, what would it be?

* 25. Your opinion is very valuable. Please feel free to share anything else that you think should be considered as we work to map out the Sheff Movement's future direction.

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