Stopping the Violence II Evaluation

A Teleconference Inservice for Teachers from

The Teacher's Workshop

This telecast series aired during Spring 1996 and was downlinked in 42 states and three countries with approximately 7,103 participants viewing this telecast live.

Site Facilitators Evaluation

This evaluation was conducted by telephone during and after the Stopping The Violence II inservice telecast. Thirty-eight site facilitators were available to respond, and every evaluation indicator was calculated into these figures.

(1) How did the telecast go? Positive responses: 38 Negative responses: 0

(2) How many participants did you have? Average 26

(3) On a scale of one to five, with five as the highest, how would you rate the overall quality of this inservice? Average 4.37

(4) How would you rate the quality of our curriculum materials? Average 4.63

(5) How useful were the video shots of strategy application? Average 4.43

(6) How would you rate the service and helpfulness of our staff? Average 4.79

Audience Participants Evaluation

The following evaluation questions were included in the curriculum packet, and were thus answered by audience members rather than site facilitators. Each question was answered on a scale ranging from 1 (disagree) to 5 (agree). Averages for 710 teachers and other audience participants from 14 different sites were tallied. As the last indicator suggests teachers and other educators were very satisfied with this inservice.

(1) I think the video segments were useful. 4.13

(2) I would like more practical strategies. 4.14

(3) The handouts will help in my class. 3.78

(4) This was an effective inservice overall. 4.11

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