The TELL Oregon Survey will be administered February 24 - March 24, 2014. Educators, this is your opportunity to tell leaders if you have the tools you need to do your jobs well! All you need is an anonymous access code (see below for details).
March 5th at 9:40PM EST: A special 'Shout Out' to our leading district with the most schools surpassing the minimum 50% response rate as of : Beaverton! And to our most recent schools to reach 100% response rate:
Cherry Park Elementary, David Douglas
Desert View Elementary and Rocky Heights Elementary, Hermiston
Oakland High School, Oakland
Redmund High and John Tuck Elementary, Redmond
Independence Elementary School, Central
Mohawk High, Marcola
Mountain View Elementary, Eagle Point
Want to know how to take the anonymous survey?
If you already have your anonymous access code, just click on the 'Take the Survey' button located above. If you need an access code, just click on the 'Need Help?' button located above to request your anonymous code or call the toll free Help Desk at 1-800-310-2964 (7:30 AM-4:30 PM local time). Once you have your code, click on 'Take the Survey' to begin the 20-30 minute survey.
Administrators, if the headcount for your school is not correct:
Please read the FAQs to see what positions are included in the headcount. If you need to adjust the count for your school, please click here to submit a form to change the headcount. NOTE: all headcounts must be corrected by the last day of the survey. No changes are made once the survey is closed.
Do you need access codes for an entire school?
If you need access codes for your entire school, let the Help Desk know and they will send them to you electronically so you can give one to every educator in your school.
NEWS: Click here to read articles from across the state about TELL Oregon!
About TELL Oregon
The Teaching, Empowering, Leading and Learning (TELL) Oregon survey is an anonymous statewide survey of licensed school-based educators to assess teaching conditions at the school, district and state level. It will be administered February 24-March 24, 2014. School-based licensed educators will be able to complete the survey anytime during the four-week window, 24 hours a day, from any Internet location using the anonymous access code provided.
Research from around the country shows that teaching conditions are positively associated with improved student achievement and teacher retention. The TELL Oregon results will provide educators with data, tools and direct support to facilitate school improvement. TELL Oregon includes questions on the following topics:
· Community Engagement and Support
· Teacher Leadership
· School Leadership
· Managing Student Conduct
· Use of Time
· Professional Development
· Facilities and Resources
· Instructional Practices and Support
· New Teacher Support
During the survey window, anyone can view the live response rate tracker for every school by visiting this website. Please check this website frequently in the coming weeks for more detailed information about TELL Oregon!
About the New Teacher Center
The New Teacher Center (NTC) works collaboratively with a variety of stakeholder groups representing teachers, superintendents, community and business to conduct the survey. NTC is a nonpartisan group with a mission to support the development of an effective, dedicated and inspired teaching force. NTC also has vast experience conducting similar surveys across the country. For more information about NTC’s work across the country with TELL surveys, please click here.