Quality of K-12 Education in Texas (February 2020)

Quality of K-12 Education in Texas (February 2020)

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Excellent7%
Good39%
Not very good31%
Terrible11%
Don't know/No opinion12%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Excellent6%6%8%
Good35%29%47%
Not very good36%26%25%
Terrible11%18%9%
Don't know/No opinion11%21%11%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Excellent6%6%7%
Good33%44%33%
Not very good39%31%37%
Terrible16%11%8%
Don't know/No opinion5%9%15%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Excellent6%10%9%
Good48%42%48%
Not very good24%28%24%
Terrible14%5%8%
Don't know/No opinion9%14%11%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Excellent3%10%8%
Good29%39%48%
Not very good43%25%26%
Terrible14%8%8%
Don't know/No opinion10%18%11%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Excellent2%5%3%
Good39%30%19%
Not very good38%44%46%
Terrible11%12%21%
Don't know/No opinion10%9%12%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Excellent2%8%10%
Good48%55%40%
Not very good36%23%23%
Terrible7%4%12%
Don't know/No opinion7%9%14%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Excellent8%6%6%
Good42%31%38%
Not very good31%33%30%
Terrible11%8%10%
Don't know/No opinion9%22%15%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Excellent9%5%
Good40%39%
Not very good31%31%
Terrible11%11%
Don't know/No opinion10%14%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Excellent11%4%8%
Good35%42%39%
Not very good32%31%29%
Terrible9%11%12%
Don't know/No opinion14%11%12%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Excellent10%11%4%4%
Good32%38%43%42%
Not very good35%27%29%36%
Terrible11%13%9%10%
Don't know/No opinion12%12%14%8%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Excellent3%10%5%8%6%8%
Good30%38%37%38%46%39%
Not very good45%27%36%28%29%29%
Terrible3%6%12%13%11%16%
Don't know/No opinion19%19%10%13%8%8%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Excellent9%6%4%5%
Good44%46%30%28%
Not very good27%27%41%36%
Terrible7%8%13%19%
Don't know/No opinion12%13%12%11%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
Excellent11%7%4%4%
Good48%47%28%20%
Not very good23%30%41%26%
Terrible6%8%18%8%
Don't know/No opinion11%8%10%42%

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