We appreciate your time in completing this survey. It should take 5-10 minutes. Your input will be used to learn more about how music teachers behave when working with performing ensembles. It is important that the information you provide reflects your views as accurately as possible.
There are no risks to you in completing this survey. No individual will be identified in any way – all information will be confidential. Your answers will be coded by a special identifying number not your name. All papers pertaining to the study will be kept in a locked cabinet, and all electronic data stored in computer files. Only people directly involved with the project will have access to those records.
Your participation is voluntary. You can decline to participate with no negative consequence. No information will be used to evaluate you, your school, or the music program. You will not benefit directly from participating in this study, and you will not be paid for participating in this study. Completion of this survey constitutes consent to participate in this study.
If you have questions, please feel free to contact Carlos Abril, Ph.D. or Stanley Haskins at: University of Miami, Department of Music Education, P.O. Box 248165, Coral Gables, FL, 33124-7610, Telephone: 305-284-2241. If you have questions regarding your rights as a research participant, contact the University of Miami, Human Subject Research Office at (305)243-3195.THANK YOU for your time!