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Table 37.  Percentage of private schools that provided professional development opportunities for school administrators, by affiliation stratum: 2003–04

Affiliation stratum Reim-
bursement to attend local, state, or national conferences
  Funding for university or college course work Oppor-
tunities to serve as mentors within the school
  Strategic planning retreats Oppor-
tunities to visit other schools
Admin-
istrative internships
  Formal
networking opportunities for personnel with similar responsi-
bilities
 
All private schools  66.2   38.1 46.5   31.5 73.7 13.6   34.3  
                       
Catholic- Parochial  62.0   35.3 51.3   35.8 78.5 21.0   40.7  
Catholic- Diocesan  67.5   38.8 52.9   37.5 80.7 24.7   45.6  
Catholic- Private  89.1   48.6 74.6   49.6 90.5 15.4   52.1  
Amish  1.6 ! # 4.7 ! # 78.9 0.8 ! 1.5 !
Assembly of God  51.0   21.4 50.3   26.0 67.8 7.5 ! 27.9  
Baptist  60.1   23.8 35.4   16.7 62.0 9.0   14.9  
Episcopal  83.4   50.3 52.3   62.6 90.5 10.4   55.6  
Jewish  54.5   25.5 63.4   18.5 73.3 9.4   38.3  
Lutheran Church- Missouri Synod  80.4   63.5 38.6   30.5 71.5 8.7   38.6  
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod  94.3   71.2 53.3   17.5 72.9 4.4 ! 34.2  
Mennonite  49.5   26.1 23.6   9.8 60.0 6.8 ! 13.0  
Pentecostal  64.7   21.2 45.8   13.4 62.3 22.5   34.3  
Seventh-Day Adventist  67.5   79.4 34.6   34.6 89.2 9.0   37.9  
Other Religious  64.3   33.9 46.6   28.9 67.0 12.2   28.3  
Nonsectarian- Regular  72.4   45.7 46.8   42.2 68.1 9.7   39.3  
Nonsectarian- Special Emphasis  71.9   29.4 45.1   29.7 73.5 11.8   31.8  
Nonsectarian- Special Education  82.8   58.7 50.1   41.6 87.1 12.3   42.7  
# Rounds to zero.
! Interpret data with caution. The standard error for this estimate is equal to 50 percent or more of the estimate's value.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey, Private School Data File, 2003–04.

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