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Title: Userís Manual for the MGLS:2017 Data File, Restricted-Use Version
Description: This manual provides guidance and documentation for users of the Middle Grades Longitudinal Study of 2017Ė18 (MGLS:2017) restricted-use school and student data files (NCES 2023-131). An overview of MGLS:2017 is followed by chapters on the study data collection instruments and methods; direct and indirect student assessment data; sample design and weights; response rates; data preparation; data file content, including the composite variables; and the structure of the data file. Appendices include a psychometric report, a guide to scales, field test reports, and school and student file variable listings.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: August 2023
Web Release: August 16, 2023
Publication #: NCES 2023013
Restricted Data Licenses
Center/Program: NCES
Authors:
Type of Product: User's Manual/Data File Documentation
Survey/Program Areas: Middle Grades Longitudinal Study of 2017Ė18 (MGLS:2017)
Keywords:
Household Type
Income, Family
Institution Data
Instructional Resources and Practices
Instructional Time
International Baccalaureate
Internet
Internet Access in Schools
K-12 Technology
Language Proficiency
Large Scale Assessment
Limited English Proficient Students
Literacy
Longitudinal Studies
Mathematics
Mathematics/Science Education
Middle Grades
Middle School
Overweight
Participation Rates
Performance
Phonological Decoding
Poverty Status
Predictive Validity
Public Schools
Race/Ethnicity
Readiness for School
Reading
Reliability
Research Design
Research Methodology
Resilience
Response Rates
Risk
Rural
Rural Education
Safety in Schools
School Districts
School Readiness
Schools
Socioeconomic Status
Socioemotional Functioning
Staff
STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology, Mathematics)
Student Assessment
Student Engagement
Students
Students with Disabilities
Studies
Study Skills
Teachers
Teaching Practices
Technology
access
equity
gaps
Technology Use in Education
Testing
Time in Instruction
Urban
Urban Schools
Validity
Violence
Questions: For questions about the content of this User's Manual/Data File Documentation, please contact:
Carolyn Grim.