Deep Run Student Technology Survey 04-05

Any information provided shall remain confidential and anonymous. No attempt is being made by the Deep Run leadership team to track individual responses. All data will be analyzed and evaluated to provide a better educational experience for future Wildcats.

Name (optional): 


  1. I am
    Female
    Male


  1. What year are you in school?
    9th
    10th
    11th
    12th


  1. I have access to a computer at home.
    Yes
    No


  1. I have access to the Internet at home.
    Yes
    No


  1. If you do have Internet access at home, do you connect your iBook to it?
    Yes
    No


  1. I make use of my iBook to explore important questions and issues arising out of the content of my classes.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My teachers challenge me to do my own thinking, build my own answers and interpret information, using technology when it might prove helpful.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. I use the Internet and email to communicate with experts, other students and people from around the world to enrich my learning.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. I organize my learning on my iBook, using programs such as iCal, Hogbay Notebook and Appleworks.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. I make choices about the tools I use to accomplish school related tasks, using books, integrated programs such as Appleworks, or digital information.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. In my classes, I work in groups to solve problems, make decisions and explore challenging questions.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My teachers present us with a challenge or issue, point us to a collection of relevant resources and allow us to figure things out.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My classes require me to create multimedia presentations (using Keynote or Appleworks > Presentation) using my iBook.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My classes require me to create word processed documents.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My classes require me to complete online assessments such as quizzes or tests.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every Day


  1. My classes require me to access VirtualShare.
    Never
    Monthly
    Weekly
    Every day


  1. From your experience, which subject area(s) use a lot of technology? (Select all that apply.)
    English
    Social Studies
    Mathematics
    Science
    Foreign Language
    Health and Physical Education
    Fine Arts


  1. My teachers recognize worthy uses of new technologies while avoiding uses that waste time or don't deliver educational value.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have the software skills I need to handle classroom assignments and challenges effectively.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I have the hardware (ie., the iBook) I need to handle classroom assignments and challenges effectively.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The work we do in class and the tasks we perform are going to prepare me for my life as a productive adult.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I am able to make an important contribution to the work of a team in a subject area issue or challenge.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. We have as much access to technology as we need in order to learn at Deep Run.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Many of the things we do with technology in my classes seem senseless to me.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. In my classes, we do not access networked information because the network is either too slow or is often down.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. Most days we do not use technology in my classes.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. If I run into in a new task requiring software or technology skills I do not already possess, I can teach myself the new skills or find someone to help me learn them.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The iBook has helped me learn.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I like using technology to learn new things.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. The Gaggle email accounts are useful.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My iBook is not as reliable as I need it to be.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I know how to backup my school work files on the deeprun-students server.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree