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School Nonresponse Adjustment


Development of Initial School Nonresponse Cells

Final School Nonresponse Cells

School Nonresponse Adjustment Factor Calculation


The school nonresponse adjustment procedure inflates the weights of cooperating schools to account for eligible noncooperating schools for which no substitutes participated. Nonresponse cells are defined within jurisdiction for public schools and nationally for private schools. 

Last updated 06 November 2008 (RF)

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