Phi Delta Kappa International released its 49th annual report titled, Poll of the Public’s Attitudes Toward the Public Schools. The wide-ranging survey of education issues was conducted in May 2017 with more than 1,500 people in all 50 states.
- 82 percent of respondents believes public high schools should offer job or career skills classes.
- More than half of respondents said their local schools should offer more CTE classes.
- 86 percent of respondents believe students should have access to certificate or licensing programs through local schools.