* 1. What kind of school does your child go to?

* 2. What year of school is your child in?

* 3. In what state or territory do you live?

* 4. Which gender are you?

* 5. Which age range below best matches your age? (Choose one only)

* 6. Are you now, or have you ever been, a teacher in a public school? (Choose one only)

* 7. Are you now, or have you ever been, a teacher in a private or other non-government school?

* 8. Have you noticed spelling or grammar mistakes in letters or notes from your child's teacher?

* 9. Have you noticed spelling or grammar mistakes in your child's report card?

* 10. Have you noticed spelling or grammar mistakes in assignments that have been marked by your child's teacher?

* 11. Have you noticed your child's teacher using apostrophes incorrectly?

* 12. What specific examples have you noticed?

* 13. Have you noticed teachers use American spellings?

* 14. What other examples have you noticed?

* 15. Has your child’s teacher used SMS-style shorthand?
For example, ur, u, 2, coz.

* 16. If yes, what example have you seen?

* 17. What other examples of poor grammar or spelling have you noticed?

* 18. Do you believe there is a problem with teacher standards at your child's school?

* 19. Do you believe there is a problem with teacher standards at Australian schools in general?

* 20. Are the standards of teachers better in public or non-government schools?

* 21. Are the standard of teachers better in primary or high schools?

* 22. As a parent, what are your specific concerns regarding teacher quality in Australia?

* 23. How do you believe teacher standards can be improved?

* 24. Would you mind being contacted to be in a story on teacher quality? if you don't mind speaking to one of our journalists, please leave your contact details below.

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