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Table 104. Among public secondary school visual arts specialists who participated in various professional development activities, percent and standard error reporting that participation in the activity improved their teaching to a moderate or great extent, by school characteristics: School year 2009–10 (Table 104—Continued)
 
School characteristic Activities designed for visual arts teachers
Applied study in
art studio
Developing knowledge
about visual arts
Connecting visual arts learning with other subject areas Research on arts and student learning Integrating educational technologies
into visual arts instruction
Percent Standard
error
Percent Standard
error
Percent Standard
error
Percent Standard
error
Percent Standard
error
                     
All public secondary school
visual arts specialists
82 (1.8) 77 (2.0) 66 (2.3) 69 (2.6) 69 (2.0)
                     
Enrollment size                    
Less than 500 86 (3.3) 78 (4.3) 65 (3.9) 67 (5.4) 68 (4.2)
500 to 999 74 (4.4) 74 (4.1) 67 (3.6) 65 (4.0) 69 (3.2)
1,000 or more 84 (2.3) 78 (3.6) 65 (3.5) 73 (3.4) 69 (3.7)
Community type                    
City 79 (3.4) 74 (4.0) 66 (4.2) 68 (4.7) 69 (4.1)
Suburban 80 (3.2) 79 (3.6) 69 (3.9) 74 (4.0) 72 (4.2)
Town 82 (5.1) 72 (5.2) 58 (6.0) 67 (6.1) 66 (4.6)
Rural 87 (2.9) 78 (3.8) 66 (3.5) 64 (5.7) 67 (3.4)
Region                    
Northeast 79 (4.7) 72 (5.2) 68 (5.3) 63 (6.1) 66 (5.2)
Southeast 85 (3.5) 79 (3.5) 64 (3.6) 67 (4.9) 72 (3.7)
Central 80 (4.2) 73 (4.0) 62 (4.2) 75 (4.0) 68 (3.5)
West 83 (3.0) 81 (3.4) 68 (4.1) 71 (5.4) 71 (4.8)
Percent combined enrollment
of Black and other
races/ethnicities1
                   
Less than 6 percent 84 (4.1) 79 (4.6) 68 (5.1) 66 (6.3) 69 (4.9)
6 to 20 percent 79 (3.8) 73 (4.1) 59 (5.2) 69 (5.3) 63 (5.0)
21 to 49 percent 86 (4.0) 76 (4.3) 70 (4.2) 72 (4.7) 74 (3.7)
50 percent or more 79 (3.6) 80 (3.2) 66 (3.8) 70 (4.5) 72 (3.6)
Percent of students eligible
for free or reduced-price lunch
                   
0 to 25 percent 81 (3.2) 76 (3.5) 64 (4.2) 73 (3.8) 67 (3.6)
26 to 50 percent 80 (3.5) 76 (3.0) 64 (4.0) 64 (4.3) 65 (3.4)
51 to 75 percent 84 (3.7) 81 (4.3) 74 (4.3) 75 (5.0) 79 (4.4)
76 percent or more 84 (5.3) 81 (6.5) 62 (5.9) 66 (6.6) 72 (6.6)
See notes at end of table.

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