YCSD Online Professional Development Orientation Survey

This survey collects some background information about participants' job roles, teaching and administrative experience, and familiarity with Internet technologies. In addition, it invites participants to comment on their expectations and concerns about participating in an online course.

Please complete and submit the following brief background survey. Thank you for your time!

Name (optional): 

A red asterisk (*) indicates required questions.

  1. Which of the following online professional development courses are you currently taking?*
    Classroom Assessment Enhanced by Technology
    Cooperative Learning: Moving Beyond Group Work
    No Excuses! Closing the Achievement Gap
    Technology in Schools: Teaching Better
    Thinking Maps and Graphic Organizers
    Vocabulary: It's More than Just Having Students Define Words
    What's Your Style? Using Differentiation to Engage Learners
    You Mean I Have to Teach Them to Read Too?

  1. What is your current job role?*
    Teacher (Grades PreK - 2)
    Teacher (Grades 3 - 5)
    Teacher (Grades 6 - 8)
    Teacher (Grades 9 - 12)
    Special Education Teacher
    Educational Technology Facilitator
    Library Media Specialist

  1. How many years of teaching and/or administrative experience do you have?*
    0 - 3 years
    4 - 10 years
    11 - 15 years
    15+ years

  1. With regard to technology in general, how would you rate your skills or proficiency?*
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Excellent   Poor

  1. How would you rate your skills with the following aspects of technology?*

            1 2 3 4 5      
      Email Excellent  Poor  
      Outlook Calendar Excellent  Poor  
      Microsoft Office tools Excellent  Poor  
      Internet Excellent  Poor  
      Online Learning Excellent  Poor  

  1. On average, how often do you use the World Wide Web?
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Rarely (once or twice a week)  Often (several times a day)

  1. Please briefly describe any experience you have had in participating in, facilitating, and/or designing online courses and workshops.

  1. Do you have any questions or concerns before you begin your online PDA?

Coordinator of Licensed Staff Development
York County School Division
Yorktown, VA