Before the beginning of wave 2 follow-up, China Education Panel Survey conducted pilot follow-up survey in September 21th to 30th. Approximately 400 students in 4 schools in Shanghai and Zhengzhou of baseline sample took part in the pilot survey.
The pilot survey was designed to test thevalidity of Cognitive Ability Test for 8th graders and provide information and experiences on maintaining ideal follow-up rate.
The follow-up survey based on sample of 7th graders in fall 2013 will begin in November. Preparation for the follow-up is currently in progress.
School Campus of Pilot Survey
8th Graders Finishing Cognitive Ability Test in Pilot Follow-up